The Power of Prayer

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by An (Andrew) K. Tran,  10th Grade In today’s world, Christians in the Middle East are suffering fierce attacks from Islamic terrorists. They pray and cry to God daily to assist them in defeating the Crescent and triumphing with the Cross. As a result, all Christians throughout the world pray for them daily. There is a […]

Why “Like”?

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[pe2-image src=”http://lh3.ggpht.com/-Fb1cElEOh9E/UUc3gITX7tI/AAAAAAAAArg/OvO4eIuoZk8/s144-o/DSC_8921.JPG” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/104928692172889205369/StPatrickSDayDinner#5856710865542704850″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”DSC_8921.JPG” ] by Marc Gagnier 10th grade In our modern day and age, proper language and culture have tended to decline or even become obsolete. Texting, e-mail, and other types of social networking have replaced formal language and mechanics. Now, it has become customary to use slang, acronyms and, in […]

True Conservative Gentlemen

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by Melvin Siebenmorgen 11th grade [pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-KS-LdlpHAFQ/U68SGR_YzkI/AAAAAAAACSE/A3WWuTmOcM4/s144-o/DSC_2657.JPG” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/104928692172889205369/CaravanInIrelandBattleOfClontarfII?authkey=Gv1sRgCMDes9P62rOjpQE#6030058325190168130″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”DSC_2657.JPG” ] As everyone realizes, the liberal media can’t really be trusted. Yet, what about the conservative media? And do conservative organizations such as CPAC (Conservative Political Action Committee) really portray accurately the morals, values and political positions of Catholics and conservatives? Sadly, the answer […]

The True Spirit of Heroism

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Mst. Marc Gagnier, 9th Grade The real meaning of heroism is misunderstood today. Many people these days, when thinking about a “hero” imagine some movie celebrity or rock-star. However, those are examples of fake heroism. A hero in the true sense is one who practices heroic virtue for God. In our day and age, the […]

The Angelic Virtue

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“Renounce marriage, and imitate the angels,” said St. John of Damascus. This is an immense compliment for the virtue of virginity. St. John, of course, is not suggesting that marriage is an evil, but is simply saying that virginity is higher than marriage on the supernatural scale. It is much more pleasing to God when […]