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The Martyrs of August

August 13, 2021 Peter M.J. Stravinskas 15

Some months, like August, seem to be populated by a very long procession of martyrs: The Holy Maccabees (1), Sixtus and his companions (7), Edith Stein (9), Lawrence (10), Pontian and Hippolytus (13), Maximilian Kolbe […]

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The Gleam of the True Myth

February 28, 2019 Dr. Kelly Scott Franklin 1

What do we love about mythology? The Greek word mythoi just means “stories,” and every culture has them, from the Mayans to the Mesopotamians. But these ancient stories continue to captivate us today, finding modern […]