Posts Tagged ‘Catholic faith’

Andy Warhol was a life-long, practising Catholic. Comments 0

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

After Andy: Adventures in Warhol Land by Natasha Fraser-Cavassoni casts some light on a fact that astonished much of the world when the artist’s casket was carried from St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Manhattan: Andy Warhol was a life-long, practising Roman Catholic. Read more Related Posts:Melania Trump is a practising CatholicGypsies big fat departure from CatholicismFormer Apostolic Delegate Read more

Former Scientologist actress returns to Catholicism Comments 0

Friday, November 6th, 2015

A US actress who wrote a tell-all memoir about her years as a Scientologist has returned to the Catholic faith. Former King of Queens actress Leah Remini left the Church of Scientology in 2013 after decades of membership. “I was always religious. I was baptised as a Catholic. I got my daughter baptised as a Read more

The everywhere of Jesus Comments 0

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

Some of the people who convert to Catholicism, come from other Christian traditions.  Others are simply hi-jacked by God. I’m privileged to share a story of the latter kind, the experience of a young woman who had never had any interest in religion. Her passion was architecture, and she was in Rome with a camera, Read more

A trustworthy horse: why I remain Catholic Comments 0

Friday, June 19th, 2015

I don’t recall being asked but herewith I tell my story – proffered on end of a long stick (as Flannery O’Connor once said) so I can snatch some back if anger is provoked. I was born during WWII and educated at Catholic Schools (1948-1960). Our family practiced its faith even if it didn’t really value a Read more