Miscellaneous

Prayers for Dying Catholic Apologist in Milan Italy

June 4, 2012

An American living in Milan Italy wrote today asking for my assistance and of Catholic who will help pray for a worthy workman in the field. “I am writing to you because a friend of mine in my parish (the Duomo of Monza), Prof. Mario Palmaro, one of Italy’s most active lay Catholic apologists (especially [...]

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Join Steve Ray in Texas February 26

February 6, 2012

For those of you in the Austin Texas area, this February 26th in Cedar Park, I will be speaking at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church at an event benefiting a very effective social outreach program: Mobile Loaves and Fishes. You can get ticket www.MLF.org. They have been operating since 1998, and have served over 2.9 [...]

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The Black Sheepdog (Corapi) Vanishes

January 31, 2012

Readers have been asking for a few months if I knew of any developments in the strange case of Fr. John Corapi, and the truth is, I’m as clueless as they are. After an initial flurry of activity, updates to Father Corapi’s new website, theblacksheepdog.us, became few and far between, and sometime around the first [...]

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Numbers of Christians around the World – Still Largest Religion by Far

January 2, 2012

From Zenit.org based on the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life: “… Christians account for almost a third of the world’s population. This was one of the findings in a report published Monday by the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life. The data from the 2010 survey of more than 200 countries found that [...]

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Interview on Canadian Television about Christmas

December 16, 2011

I received a call from a Canadian television station requesting I  do an interview about Christmas. I had quite a good time with Michael Coren, host of The Arena. He was a great host and author…did you know he wrote the book: “Why Catholics are Right”? It is a very helpful book explaining and defending [...]

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Tim Tebow: God’s Quarterback – Love him or Hate him

December 12, 2011

TIM TEBOW: GOD’S QUARTERBACK By PATTON DODD “On a brisk Thursday evening in mid-November, I sat high in the stands at a Denver Broncos home game, covering the ears of my 4-year-old son as the fans around us launched f-bombs at Tim Tebow, the Broncos’ struggling second-year quarterback. Mr. Tebow was ineffective and off-target for [...]

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Cold Siberia Warms our Home; A Visit from a Siberian Priest

August 20, 2011

Today my good friend Gary Michuta, Catholic Defender extraordinaire, came out to visit today with a priest from Magadan Siberia in Russia. He has served there for seventeen years. Fr. Michael Shields serves in the Church of the Nativity in Siberia. The church is located in Magadan which is known as the “Russian Auschwitz”, the [...]

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You Think Gas is Expensive in the US?

August 13, 2011

Gas is $10 a gallon on England! It cost me $150 to fill the tank that was only 3/4 empty! Welcome to socialism. America, wake up!

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Jesus Will Return May 21, 2011 … Rats! And I Had Plans!

May 20, 2011

Reposted from a month ago – since it will all happen this Saturday!! At least I will be in Jerusalem and see it first hand when he descends to the Mount of Olives! Nut cases never seem to learn from history, or from the Bible for that matter. Jesus said no one knows the day [...]

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Heroes Still Walk Among Us

February 2, 2011

Lone Nepali Soldier Defends Potential Rape Victim Against 40 Men I was asked to warn that there might be some rough crude language but in the text it is *****’ed out.

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If You Know a Filipino . . .

January 23, 2011

. . . please send them a copy of my Open Letter to Filipinos. You can send them the text or simply the link. I wrote this letter while in Manila for a local parish bulletin but it has circled the globe many times and has appeared repeatedly in all the Philippine newspapers. It was [...]

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The Rapture is Coming! Don’t Get Left Behind!

January 3, 2011

Pack your bags — opps, that’s a waste of time ‘cuz you can’t take anything with you. Hum, well, OK, then get right with God quick — wait, you should do that anyway. No, I didn’t mean that literally — don’t WAIT! Do it! Just get ready — the Rapture is coming May 11, 2011 [...]

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Steve’s “Sometimes” Newsletter

January 3, 2011

I try to publish an e-mail newsletter 3 or 4 times a year. Want to sign up for the e-mail newsletter? Or, see the first two newsletters? Just click here.

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Free Holy Heroes CD

December 1, 2010

From my friend, and founder of Catholic Scripture Study, Gail Buckley: My friends Kerri and Ken Davison, are making a great offer that I want to pass on to you, especially those of you who have children or grandchildren or friends with children or grandchildren :)  They are offering a FREE CD on their Holy [...]

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Pointless Family Photo

November 19, 2010
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Guns

September 19, 2010

If guns kill people … do pencils misspell words? To read the very active discussion on this, go to my Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/jerusalemjones

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