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The Saints of Holy Week

The Saints of Holy Week

During Holy Week, we tend to forget the saints that may be on the calendar. This is especially true months such as March, which has very few memorials on the universal calendar to begin with. Time spent looking through the ranks of saints whose feasts

Was Jesus Crucified Naked?

Was Jesus Crucified Naked?

A gentleman heard me on Relevant Radio earlier. I had mentioned on the air that one of the great humiliations of a crucifixion was that a man was crucified naked. This thoughtful gentleman wrote to challenge my comments. Below is his e-mail and my response. Dear Mr.

The Comedy of the Cross

The Comedy of the Cross

St. Thomas contends that a man with no sense of humor is actually deficient, lacking something that ought to be present in a man fully alive. Jesus was perfectly man, so where are his casual smiles, his amused chuckles, and his belly laughs? Some of the