Humdingers from the Saints: St. Polycarp

I think my favorite thing about the Saints is their boldness in speech. I never fail to be amused and inspired by their fearlessness. Seriously -- there is no Saint in existence who was a push-over. They seem to all have found that sweet spot, being both ferocious and humble at the same time. Polycarp is no exception... 

Humdingers from the Saints: St Lawrence

On his twitter feed a couple years back, Cardinal Dolan remarked, “To be a Catholic should be something liberating. Something fun. We aren’t Puritans, are we? Joy is what attracts people to the Church.”  Amen, Cardinal Dolan. Amen! I think sometimes we take ourselves, the saints, and our personal quests for holiness far too seriously. Holiness... Continue Reading →

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