Tag Archives: National Post

Canada treading into dangerous theocratic waters?

Is Canada a theocracy? No? But if it’s not right now, could it be heading that way? Did you answer ‘No’? Well maybe we shouldn’t be so sure about that. I was recently stunned to read that the Canadian House … Continue reading

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The Chicago Tribune and Media- losing our trust?

The Chicago Tribune has, to its credit, decided to do some actual reporting on important things like the fact that CNN has, apparently, been doing a very Mayor Rahm Emanuel-friendly series on Chicago. Under the headline, “Emails show Emanuel aides, … Continue reading

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On this day, exactly a hundred and fifty years ago, Abraham Lincoln delivered his ageless Gettysburg Address. There is five copies of the speech made in Lincoln’s own handwriting. I have had the privilege of holding in my hand, between … Continue reading

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Salvation? What’s that?

The Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch Does the current pope know what he is saying at any given time? It has been recently reported that Pope Francis has stated that God will “forgive” atheists and agnostics as long … Continue reading

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Forbidden Books

On a recent radio program edition of Chris Pinto’s Noise of Thunder Radio I found it very interesting that he discussed the modern Roman Catholic Index of Forbidden Books. That spurred me to look into a Catholic Bible that I own, for … Continue reading

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More on Pope Benedict and the Secret Papers

Pope Benedict XVI delivers a blessing during his last Angelus noon prayer. (L’Osservatore Romano/AP) my February 12th post, I wondered what was the real cause for Pope Benedict’s resignation. He stated “his ‘strength of mind and body’ had diminished and … Continue reading

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Letter to the editor exchange ended after criticism of myself by another letter writer

Re: N. R. Ward’s Oct 12 letter. Mr. Ward writes from a position of relative ignorance, I suggest. I researched Charles Chiniquy’s claims over a period of twenty-two years in libraries, archives, etc, across the U.S.and found no significant mistakes. … Continue reading

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Honest Abe’s Canadian Friend- National Post letter

My letter was printed in the National Post this weekend. Below is my portion. And here is the link  for reference http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/10/12/todays-letters-freedom-of-speech-for-all-even-pastor-terry-jones/ “Conrad Black penned an accurate and complimentary portrait of Abraham Lincoln. Many, however, do not know that there is … Continue reading

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Religion and the Race for the Presidency 2012

  Last week, the National Post’s Catholic-in-residence, Raymond De Souza, wrote about how pleased he was about the growing influence of the Catholic Church in the United States, “America’s two (political) Catholic tribes”, August 30, p A14. In his latest … Continue reading

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