Thursday, November 2, 2017

The Vanishing Body and the Disappearing Cemetery

On the Future of ISIS

Rev. James V. Schall, S.J.
 

What exactly has been defeated in the recent battles against ISIS? The relative success of ISIS in recent years has been made possible largely by the failure of its opponents to understand what it is. Its military successes in the Near East and in the worldwide turmoil caused by frequent suicide bombings, shootings, and truck […]

The Vanishing Body and the Disappearing Cemetery

John M. Grondelski
 

November is the month the Church especially dedicates to praying for the dead. To encourage this holy practice, the Church offers a daily plenary indulgence for the souls in Purgatory, under the usual conditions (right intention, confession, Communion, prayer for the intentions of the pope) to those who visit a cemetery in the period November […]

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