Venerable Antonietta Meo

Antonietta may become the  youngest (non-martyr) saint ever canonized by the Catholic Church.  At least that’s what Wikipedia tells me.

This is really amazing.  I think this is probably a good example of what Jesus meant by child-like faith.  Thanks to Mike Lloyd for the link.

Fire-Breathing Catholics

“If they should come for the innocent without stepping over your body, then cursed be your religion and your life!”  – Dorothy Day

Yes, how is that for a litmus test?  I can’t read or even think of this line without shivering.  I think I would have the same reaction if I had ever had the opportunity to meet Dorothy Day.

This may or may not become a series, but I’m confident there is enough material.