Tag: Memorial Day

Remembering

On Memorial Day, it behooves us to reflect upon the ultimate sacrifice that so many American soldiers have made so that all of us can enjoy the blessings of liberty.  It is that ultimate sacrifice and what happens after that touched my heart this...

A Lot of Sad Memories on Memorial Day

I grew up at a time when I was able to see and observe a lot of history. As a young boy, I sat with veterans of World War I who related horror stories about their comrades dying in a godforsaken trench in Europe called the Western Front. Millions of...

Reflections this Memorial Day

As I sat in church today waiting for Mass to start, I reflected on how things were changing around me. The lead singer in the choir had an earring in both ears. Nice earrings, but I could remember back when this alone would have set off alarms bells...