Save Angels From Hallmark!

“Angels are not cute, cuddly, comfortable, chummy, or “cool”. They are fearsome and formidable. They are huge. They are warriors.” — Angels by Peter Kreeft I think our modern culture has done a real disservice to Angels. Tell me, when you think of Angels do you hear tinkling chimes, think of puffy clouds and picture […]

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Who Is Your Patron Saint And Why? Share Your Story Squirrels!

First, for those of us who don’t know: Few practices of the Catholic Church are so misunderstood today as devotion to patron saints. From the earliest days of the Church, groups of the faithful (families, parishes, regions, countries) have chosen a particularly holy person who has passed on to intercede for them with God. Seeking […]

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Let’s Crack This Nut: The Nine Choirs of Angels — Thrones

Is the Pope Catholic? Yes. Do angels have wings? Uh… not so much. This is a bubble bursting moment: some angels look like intersecting wheels with eyes! What!? Talk about feeling watched!  Angels are so much more than those little Putti! May I dare to say they are… bad-ass? Because they are, especially Throne Angels, […]

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