Margeaux’s Stand: Catholic Teen Defends Her Right to Attend Mass

“The American Legion Auxiliary is the world’s largest women’s patriotic service organization. Through its nearly 10,500 units located in every state and some foreign countries, the Auxiliary embodies the spirit of America that has prevailed through war and peace. Along with The American Legion, it solidly stands behind America and her ideals.” Well? While the nation discusses …

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Catholic Education?

SOCIALIS Saturday is a weekend event where we discuss specific topics.     If we host a symposium at Ignitum Today about Catholic education, what issues would you like addressed?   Elementary education? University education? Interaction with the secular institutions? Courses? Seminaries?   What are your experiences with Catholic education?

Education = Virtue?

“The more money we spend on schools today, the less we’ll have to spend on missiles tomorrow.” New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof wrote that in his column today, praising a man whose charity has opened 12,000 libraries around the world. That’s a staggering and laudable accomplishment, but it may not contribute to world peace, …

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Back to school

For the first time in my life I am no longer a student — in the formal sense, at least. Whether you’re starting a new year of school or trying to learn on your own, here follows a reflection from The Imitation of Christ (Thomas a Kempis). As the academic year begins, it’s important to keep …

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