By Franciscan Media - Saint Maximilian Mary Kolbe’s Story - “I don’t know what’s going to become of you!” How many parents have said that? Maximilian Mary Kolbe’s reaction was, “I prayed very hard to Our Lady to tell me what would happen to me. She appeared, holding in her hands two crowns, one white, one red. She asked if I would like to have them—one was for purity, the other for martyrdom. I said, ‘I choose both.’ She smiled and disappeared.” After that he was not the same.
By Austin Ruse, Crisis Magazine - But I see something else. I do not see good manners. I see fear. And it is not fear that we will poison others but that others will poison us. Our fellow man sees us as dirty, diseased, and he must do all he can to avoid us, including jumping into traffic. We must know the woman jumping into traffic is doing it for herself and not for others. She’s not thinking she has to keep her remotely possible Covid to herself. Rather, she must avoid the Covid coming at her in the guise of her fellow man.
By Joseph Enders, Church Militant - Joe Biden: "We're in a battle for the soul of the nation."... Joe Biden is advertising his so-called faithfulness — again... In a campaign video released on Sunday, the Democrat presidential hopeful reflected on his visit to the Vatican... Joe Biden: "I had just walked out the side door of St. Peter's Basilica after meeting and getting the opportunity to shake hands and have a brief conversation with Pope Francis."... He's noting what he thinks it means to be a Catholic: "We are our brother's keeper. We have an obligation. I think that's the way, the only way, we're going to make the world better and safer."