Should Worship Embarrass?

My weekly attack on Catholic liturgical abuse needs some caveats: I accept the teaching of the Second Vatican Council as bound in heaven as on earth. I accept the validity of the New Mass based on the church’s Magisterium and the indefectability of the church. I do not believe that people who attend (by choice) […]

Two Promises

First, barring something really earth-shattering in the Terri Schiavo case, I will not blog about that issue tomorrow. Second, I will now drink a Diet Coke, watch the rest of Letterman, and climb into bed beside the most wonderful woman in the world. Please remember: As disturbing as the Schiavo case may be, the world […]

Vaccines Run Amok

About a year ago, I fired off a letter writing campaign to Missouri legistors urging them to fight a movement, sponsored by then-governor Bob Holden, to require Chick Pox vaccines for all Missouri children entering school.  Michelle Malkin points out that Ohio has passed such a law with a link to the chicken pox vaccine […]

Scouting for Food

This Saturday, the Boy Scouts will be around to pick up the bags you filled with canned goods for their Scouting for Food program.  Here’s a list of the “perfect” bag: After consulting with numerous food pantry directors in the area and seeking nutrition advice from Roberta Larson Duyff, a local registered dietitian and author […]

Attacking Atkins

Letigimate organization do a couple of things with their web sites: 1. They list, by name and credential, the individuals who comprise their governing boards 2. They identify researchers by name and credential 3. They provide a means for readers to communicate with them, such as e-mail addresses or feedback forms The Partnership for Essential […]

Attacking Atkins

  Letigimate organization do a couple of things with their web sites: They list, by name and credential, the individuals who comprise their governing boards They identify researchers by name and credential They provide a means for readers to communicate with them, such as e-mail addresses or feedback forms The Partnership for Essential Nutrition provides […]