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Tages-Anzeiger "starved to death after embarking on a spiritual diet that required her to stop eating or drinking and live off sunlight alone."

Another saint, gone. Having gotten that far drafting this post, I went looking for saints who have starved to death. I found the story of Maximilian Kolbe. Now, I'm ashamed to have begun this post so sarcastically, but I'll leave it the way it is and invite you to contemplate the extent of the contrast between these 2 stories.
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Bilderbergers and the Ugly Truth: There’s No One in Control (Tages Anzeiger, Switzerland)

Politics / US Politics : The Moderate Voice (3 years ago)

Is there a shadowy group of men and women, who behind closed doors decide the course of human events and even history? For Switzerland’s Tages Anzeiger, columnist Markus Diem Meier writes that the truth is likely far more frightenin... Read Post

Time for Americans to Lead New Way of Life: Tages Anzeiger, Germany

Politics / US Politics : The Moderate Voice (4 years ago)

With the oil crisis in the Gulf of Mexico, is it time for Americans to well and truly change their lifestyles? According to Martin Laubli of the German newspaper Tages Anzeiger, President Obama needs to lead the world by pointedly r... Read Post

St. Maximilian Kolbe- Martyr of Auschwitz

US Politics / Conservative : Gateway Pundit (6 years ago)

August 14th is the Feast of St. Maximilian Kolbe.Da Mihi Animas wrote today about this heroic man, including this amazing segment on his martyrdom: In 1941, the Nazis arrested Father Kolbe. They sentenced him to hard manual labor at... Read Post

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