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  • Veteran says ‘Little Flower’ kept him alive during months of bombing runs

    Veteran says ‘Little Flower’ kept him alive during months of bombing runs

    • Nov 10, 2019

    One World War II veteran believes St. Therese kept him alive in the cockpit during six months of bombing runs that ended in 1944 when he reached the end of his tour of duty and returned to the United States.

  • For Veteran’s Day, reflections on the vocation of the soldier

    • Nov 12, 2017

    As we celebrate Veteran’s Day, honoring the women and men who’ve served in the Armed Forces, it’s good to remember that soldiers have a vocation to be both patriot and peace-maker. While not always lived out well or with attentive focus, it is nevertheless a solemn vocation given to those who are willing to wear the uniform, apply law, carry arms prudently, and die to themselves for the sake of others.

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