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The Sparrow

Artwork © by Jef Murray.

Lorraine had noticed the bird before, but this last week the sparrow was back. It was attacking the side view mirror of our car. It would perch on the mirror, and then fly forward to hover in front of its own image. Tap! Tap! Tap! went its beak against the glass. It wasn’t clear whether the bird was attempting combat […]

Daily Catholic Quote from Graham Greene

Graham Greene

“It is impossible to go through life without trust: that is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.” (Graham Green) On Memorial Day in the United States of America, we remember, honor and pray for those men and women of the armed forces who died defending our nation. May their sacrifice never be forgotten. — The Editors […]

Daily Catholic Quote from Henri de Lubac, SJ

Henri de Lubac, SJ

“So, in the matter of God, whatever certain people may be tempted to think, it is never the proof which is lacking. What is lacking is taste for God. The most distressing diagnosis that can be made of the present age, and the most alarming, is that to all appearances at least it has lost the taste for God. Man […]