10.28
TCC Video: Davion Only Makes Public Plea to Be Adopted

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Davion Only

“I know God hasn’t given up and I’m not either.”

15 year old foster child Davion Only walks into a Florida church and begs to be adopted. 10,000 people have placed calls expressing interest.  But the situation for foster children remains dire. Watch the video after the jump:

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10.28
Misc: A World Away, the Seventh Game Close at Hand, Condemned Nazis

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Nuremberg trial

Dan Barry writes in The New York Times about the Protestant minister and Roman Catholic priest who were asked to serve as chaplains to the most nefarious Nazi war criminals at Nuremberg. For them, baseball was a blessed distraction from the horror of their task. Read their difficult story here: A World Away, the Seventh Game Close at Hand, Condemned Nazis

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10.26
Misc: Vatican to take on Church of England in Cricket

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vatican cricket

The Vatican has a new cricket club, aimed at encouraging dialogue among cultures and virtue among athletes both on and off the field. Read about it in The National Catholic Register here: Vatican to take on Church of England in Cricket

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10.24
Misc: Pope Francis laments injustices of penal system

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Pope Francis

Speaking to a group of prison chaplains Pope Francis said, “No cell is so isolated that it can keep the Lord out . . . He is there. He cries with them, works with them, hopes with them. His paternal and maternal love arrives everywhere.” Read more after the jump:

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