On a Tuesday Morning…

Much to do today. Meanwhile…

Now is the time for Christians to rejoice, since Scripture says that we should rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering trains us to endure with patience, patient endurance makes us pleasing to God, and being pleasing to God gives us ground for a hope that will not be disappointed. Only let the love of God be poured forth in our hearts through the Holy Spirit. (Ro 5:5)

From the writings of Origen on today’s feast, of the martyrs Marcellinus and Peter. Useful to remember that we’re called to be witnesses of faith in a world which really doesn’t necessarily want witnesses to faith. Martyrs, in other words.

Obama is useless. Worse than that, he’s dangerous. Which is why, if he has any patriotism left after the thousands of meetings he has sat through with corporate contributors, blood-sucking lobbyists and corrupt politicians, he ought to step down now — before he drags us further into the abyss.

I have this ongoing fascination with the right vs left political banter, and they seem to be catching up to one another. The above from very liberal writer
Ted Rally.

Since when, however, have you heard of an organization of former pregnancy resource center
directors who have repented of saving babies and are now pro-abortion?

Pro-life update from Priests for Life; basically, research and science is, actually, on the side of the pro-life movement.