Category Archives: Faith Reflections

The Devil in Detroit

Originally at: http://www.cruxnow.com/faith/2015/07/29/the-devil-in-detroit/ by The Rev. Dwight Longenecker They say “the Devil is in the details.” Now he’s in Detroit. Just before the witching hour of midnight last Saturday, a nine-foot statue of Baphomet was presented to the world by the Detroit … Continue reading

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Satanic Group Playing with Fire

Originally at: http://americamagazine.org/content/all-things/satanic-group-playing-fire by James Martin, S.J. One of the most frightening books I’ve ever read was Possessed, the real-life account of an exorcism in 1949, in St. Louis, Mo. It served as the basis of the popular novel and film “The Exorcist.” … Continue reading

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The Pity of Christ

Originally at: http://www.crisismagazine.com/2015/the-pity-of-christ by Fr George Rutler Christ cannot be psychoanalyzed because he is perfect.  It would be like seeking flaws in pure crystal or long shadows at high noon. That is why he may seem from our fallen state in a singularly … Continue reading

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“The Benedict Option Means Precisely What I Choose It to Mean at Any Given Moment”

Originally at: https://stream.org/the-benedict-option-means-choose-it-to-mean-any-given-moment/ by John Zmirak I wrote last week on the “Benedict Option,” a nebulous cultural strategy which its popularizer, Rod Dreher, describes as an “inchoate phenomenon in which Christians adopt a more consciously countercultural stance towards our post-Christian mainstream culture.” … Continue reading

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Come and rest awhile

Fantastic 10 minute homily by Deacon Joe Fessenden, seminarian for Nashville, TN, in formation at Notre Dame Seminary in New Orleans: http://www.joefessenden.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/2015-07-19_Homily.mp3

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Christianity, Russell Wilson, and Celebrity Culture

Originally at: http://jaysondbradley.com/2015/07/09/christianity-russell-wilson-and-celebrity-culture/#sthash.X581534y.u4zVRIS6.dpbs by Jayson Bradley For the last couple of days an interview Russell Wilson did with San Diego’s Rock Church has been trending on Facebook. Why? Because of the revelation that he and songstress girlfriend, Ciara, were practicing abstinence. The … Continue reading

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Jake Olson, Shelley Smith continue to fight on

Watch this inspiring story of faith, love, determination: http://espn.go.com/video/clip?id=espn:13261592

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