By Fr. Don Miller, OFM, Franciscan Media - Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael’s Story - Angels—messengers from God—appear frequently in Scripture, but only Michael, Gabriel and Raphael are named.
Michael appears in Daniel’s vision as “the great prince” who defends Israel against its enemies; in the Book of Revelation, he leads God’s armies to final victory over the forces of evil. Devotion to Michael is the oldest angelic devotion, rising in the East in the fourth century.
By Austin Ruse, Crisis Magazine - James Martin himself has taken to calling his critics the “Catholic alt-right,” a phrase he likes very much and has repeated a number of times. Ivereigh, Faggioli and others on the left have gleefully repeated this, too. It should be noted that post-Charlottesville, “alt-right” is generally understood to be coterminous with White Supremacy and Nazism.
By Dr. James Tonkowich, The Stream - And can it be possible that none of America’s elite athletes or members of the media are aware that kneeling down is a universal sign of submission?.. Subjects kneel before their queen. Slaves kneel before their master. Believers kneel before God and one day everyone else will as well… What do they teach in the schools these days?