From Rush . . . some statistics on worldwide deaths

Smoke of Satan & the Open Windows of Vatican II

I appreciate the previous post by Charlie and I would like to add my 2 cents as well.

Just to put things in perspective a little bit, Rush Limbaugh read us the following yesterday.

Coronavirus, 21,000 deaths.
Seasonal flu, 113,000.
Malaria, 228,000.
Suicide, 249,000.
Traffic fatalities, 313, almost 314,000 deaths.
HIV/AIDS, 391,000 deaths.
Alcohol related deaths, 581,000.
Smoking-related deaths, 1,162,000.
Cancer deaths, 1,909,000 deaths.
Deaths attributed to starvation, 2,382,000 deaths.
And death by abortion, 9,900,000.

In the first three months of this year, January 1 through March 25th.

Maybe we should have a push afoot to return to family farms or simple labor. We could lower the starvation rates and the abortion rates (another eventual laborer for the farm or factory) which kill the most people every year. In those early agrarian and industrial days (my grandad was 1 of 19 kids on a poor farm in KY) a birth…

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The Wake Up Call

Smoke of Satan & the Open Windows of Vatican II

A father who does not punish his children does not love them, but neglects them; a doctor who uncaringly observes the patient getting worse until gangrene does not want his recovery. God is a loving Father because He teaches us what we have to do to be worthy of eternal happiness in Paradise. When we disobey His commandments by sinning, He does not let us die but comes to find us and sends us many signs, often very sternly. Then we mend our ways, repent, do penance, and return to our old friendship with Him. You are my friends, if you do the things that I command you. I think the words of Our Lord leave no room for ambiguity.

Something struck me today. I have been praying for years for God to do something about the general corruption in Western society and the specific corruption…

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