"Do not try to please everybody. Try to please God, the angels, and the saints—they are your public."
~St. John Vianney (1786-1859)
A God without wrath brought men without sin into a Kingdom without judgment through the ministrations of a Christ without a Cross. ~H. Richard Niebuhr
It is certain that the whole host of angels came today to meet the most Blessed Mary. They found her in the world and they bore her from the world. But she, although she saw the brightness of the angels and their glory and blessedness, she was still not satisfied with that. Instead, she longed to see him whom alone…
Clerics make terrible politicians. ~Hilaire Belloc
That men do not learn very much from the lessons of history is the most important of all the lessons of history. ~Aldous Huxley
To believe in Jesus today demands of us, just as it did in the past, that we take a stand for him, almost to the point at times of a new martyrdom, the martyrdom of those who, today as yesterday, are called to go against the tide in order to “follow the Lamb wherever he goes” (Rev 14:4). ~Pope John Paul II
Q: You know why Italians don’t like Jehovah’s Witnesses? A: Because Italians don’t like ANY witnesses…
By Peter Darcy In an era when personal choice and the right to privacy are touted as America’s most sacrosanct values, Ilyse Hogue, the President of the National Abortion Rights Action League (euphemistically called NARAL Pro-Choice America) used the broadest political platform in the country – the 2016 Democratic National Convention – to publicly celebrate the murder of her own…
I’m wary of those who claim to be straight-talking, tell-it-like-it-is, no-nonsense people. That may be true up to a certain point – the point at which they need something. ~Peter Darcy
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