For the full article including the words of the song, click here. The article was written by my friend Tim Drake, staff writer for the National Catholic Register.
I just bought the new U2 album entitled No Line on the Horizon for my iPhone from iTunes and there are other good songs with Catholic themes. I have always liked U2 but even more when they do this kind of thing.
I took my oldest daughter Cindy to a U2 concert in Detroit when she was 7 years old (around 1984). Everyone looked at me like I was crazy. Hey, I raised my kids somewhat differently than most families and the result is in the pudding :-)
You can listen to Bono sing an Ode to Mary — based on the Magnificat — by clicking on the video below.