‘The devil has made his home among the leadership of the Democratic Party for some time now, and found it a most hospitable environment.’
By Fr. Michael P. Orsi, LifeSiteNews, Mar 13, 2020
A priest of the Diocese of Camden, New Jersey, Rev. Michael P. Orsi currently serves as parochial vicar at St. Agnes Parish in Naples, Florida. He is host of “Action for Life TV,” a weekly cable television series devoted to pro-life issues, and his writings appear in numerous publications and online journals.
March 13, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – Some years ago I was having a pleasant cup of java at a local coffee shop in the company of a police officer in my Florida town. Just then he received a radio call about an alligator prowling the grounds of a nearby hospital.
Being interested in police procedures (and not at all liking alligators), I asked if I could come along to watch how he handled the dangerous beast. When we arrived, we saw clearly that the alligator had been run over by a car.
“He looks dead,” my police officer friend said.
“Take your nightstick and poke him,” I suggested bravely, standing well to the rear.
He poked with his club, and nothing happened. The alligator still looked dead. So the officer walked around to the other side of the beast and poked him again. Again nothing.
“Try one more thing,” I offered, screwing up my courage from a distance. “Kick his tail.”
The officer kicked the alligator’s tail, and suddenly, the frightening creature whipped itself around. It had been injured, but it was alive. ….