There have been some heroic and inspirational Catholics in the news lately.
- Cmdr. Francis X. Castellano, Captain of the USS Bainbridge and 4th Degree Knight of Columbus, responsible for the rescue of:
- Capt. Richard Phillips, Captain of the Maersk-Alabama, offered himself in exchange for his crew and ship to Somali pirates.
- Susan Boyle, a devout member of her parish choir and overnight sensation, and the woman in my post yesterday