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The Penance of Ralph Norwich

A Short Story by Fr. Frederick Edlefsen
February 26, 2021

Ralph Norwich gave up bubble gum for Lent in 1953. It was an odd thing to do because he didn’t believe in God. Odder...Read more

February’s Light

The Story of Our Lady of Lourdes by Fr. Frederick Edlefsen
February 1, 2021

In 1858, heaven broke through February’s gloom with a radiant beam of light. The light came from a cave within a rock cliff, known...Read more

A Brave New “Thoughtfulness” for American Democracy

Reflections on the Attack on the US Capitol by Fr. Frederick Edlefsen
January 10, 2021
“The one who states his case first seems right, until the other comes and examines him.” (Proverbs 18:17)

After the January...Read more

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