Simply Holy 030: They Can Destroy Our Churches, But Not Our Faith: Four Steps to Counter Persecution and Bad News
In the past several weeks, there have been 50 recorded incidents of churches, parishes, and religious statues being destroyed in the United States and Canada. That list continues to grow. This is a cause for great concern, but not for hopelessness. Buildings, parishes and statues are structures that can be defaced and destroyed, but our faith cannot â€“ as long as we cling to Christ and his Mother. Using the wisdom of St. Paul and the inspiring story of Â Irelandâ€™s Ballintubber Abbey, â€śThe Abbey That Refused to Die,â€ť Marge offers words of encouragement and four steps to counter persecution and the bad news weâ€™re inundated with day after day.