Daily Archives: 27 July 2014

MS-13 gang recruiting among illegals flooding across the border

From Fox: Border agents say violent MS-13 recruiting at Arizona facility for new Central American arrivals MS-13 members are infiltrating a federal facility for Central American youths illegally entering the United States — trying to cross the border with criminal … Read More

Posted in Pò sì jiù, Semper Paratus, The Coming Storm, The Drill, The future and our choices | Tagged , ,

Will IRS monitor content of sermons? Do they now?

From Life News: IRS Strikes Deal With Atheist Group to Monitor Content of Sermons The next time your pastor delivers a pro-life sermon or urges the congregation to stand up for pro-life values in the political or public arena, he … Read More

Posted in Religious Liberty, The Coming Storm, The future and our choices, The Last Acceptable Prejudice | Tagged , , ,

My View For Awhile: 77 square mile edition

The zoo like boarding process is underway. And so I settle in for a few (hopefully) boring hours to my connecting flight. I am reading American Sniper on this leg. It was a great conference experience. I met lots of … Read More

Posted in On the road, SESSIUNCULA, What Fr. Z is up to | Tagged

How many children have died in Hamas’ tunnels?

Did you know about this? From the Institute for Palestinian Studies: Gaza’s Tunnel Phenomenon: The Unintended Dynamics of Israel’s Siege […] A similarly cavalier approach to child labor and tunnel fatalities damaged the movement’s standing with human-rights groups, despite government … Read More

Posted in The Drill, The Religion of Peace | Tagged , , , , , ,

ASK FATHER: Why don’t bishops wear cassocks?

From a reader: I am wondering why most modern bishops just wear a clerical suit?  Why do they very rarely wear the cassock with the proper color trim?  We almost never see eastern rite or even the orthodox out in … Read More

Posted in ASK FATHER Question Box, Mail from priests, Our Catholic Identity | Tagged , , , , , ,