Last night I saw on the news a video of a Coastie jump onto a moving surfaced submarine hauling narcotics to these USA and pound the hatch till it opened.
“Damn!”, quoth I. “That’s the spirit. That’s an object lesson.”
This is fantastic. The admiration meter is now broken.
Fr. Z Kudos to the US “Semper Paratus” Coast Guard.
A somewhat “raw” account, HERE.
The analogies for our attitude in The Present Crisis are multiplying rapidly in my mind.
With what kind of courage must parents raise their children today, given the not-even-submerged poisons being hauled to their souls?
With what sort of determination must priests have in preaching and teaching the truths of the Catholic faith and in their celebration of the sacred mysteries?
You, dear reader, have a vocation. How are you living it?