Support this Blog: DonateDonating any amount helps me keep A Catholic Citizen in America online.
The "Donate" button takes you to PayPal's secure site. If you are not logged into PayPal, you can do so there.
When you're done, PayPal will return you to my "Blog in the Spotlight" page on BrianHGill.com.
Weather: Sauk Centre, MN
Celsius to Fahrenheit
Current Time, UTC
Top Posts and Pages
My Favorite Posts
Who I am, briefly
I'm a sixty-something married guy with four kids in a small central Minnesota town. One of the kids graduated from college in December, 2008, and is helping her husband run a business and raise my granddaughter; another is a cartoonist and artist; #3 daughter is a writer; my son is developing a digital game with #3 and #1 daughters.
Brian Gill: MeWe
Brian H. Gill: MeWe Page
Find Me on Social Media
I’m Aluwir on Twitter
Goodreads, readingtagged: currently-reading and faith-belief-religiontagged: currently-reading and historytagged: currently-reading
Goodreads, recently read"The Princess and the Goblin" is a classic - at least in the sense that it's been re-published many times since 1871, with enough folks buying the reprints to justify yet another reprinting. The story can be, and has been, described as ...tagged: science-fiction-and-fantasy and faith-belief-religionBarron's book is an intelligent, informed look at Catholicism's first two millennia. "Catholicicsm" is "A Journey to the Heart of the Faith" in the sense that Barron touches on the core, the basics, of what the Catholic Church is and ha...tagged: faith-belief-religionby Ellis PetersIf you've seen the 1997 Derek Jacobi Central Independent Television/ITV screen adaptation of this Ellis Peters novel, you know the setting and general plot. The mystery is set in England's Shrewsbury region, during what folks started ca...tagged: mysteries
Brian H. Gill's Shop
My online art store
What Others are Saying
Other Catholic Laymen’s Perspective:
Recent Posts: Convert's Quest
Recent Posts: David Torkington
Recent Posts: Reconciled to You
Recent Posts: Sparrowfare
Recent Posts: tiberjudy
Recent Posts: The Writings of A. K. Frailey
More Catholic Blogs
Tag Archives: authority
A tsunami flooded the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power plant eight years ago. Fires, explosions and meltdowns followed. Folks living within 20 kilometers were told to leave the area. Radiation levels are dropping. A few folks are moving back. Clearing debris and … Continue reading →
I’m not sure how the ‘defrocked Cardinal’ story will play out in America’s news. Assorted presidential campaigns will be building up steam, and there’s no shortage of other newsworthy angst. Maybe the McCarrick case will be a nine day wonder, … Continue reading →
America’s Attorney General apparently said Americans should do what the government tells us to. That’s ‘dog bites man’ news. It’s what government officials do. ‘Man bites dog’ news would be an official telling us to go out and break laws. … Continue reading →
Folks in the United Kingdom may be changing their rules for wood and coal fires. Or maybe not. It depends on whether their rules match Europe’s. Volkswagen paid researchers to mistreat monkeys and people. Or maybe not. We know the … Continue reading →