It's official. The Catholic Knight is retired.  I'm hanging up the helmet and passing the torch. There will be no more articles, no more commentaries, no more calls to action. THIS BLOG IS CLOSED. I've spent a very long time thinking about this, I believe the time has come, and is a bit overdue.  I want to thank my readers for everything, but most especially for your encouragement and your willingness to go out there and fight the good fight. So, that being the case, I've spend the last several weeks looking for bloggers who are fairly active, and best represent something akin to the way I think and what I believe.  I recommend the following blogs for my readers to bookmark and check on regularly. Pick one as your favourite, or pick them all. They are all great..... In His Majesty's Service, THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT

Friday, April 28, 2006

Maybe I'll Join OPUS DEI -- Just To Freak People Out!

Opus Dei: A Closer Look at the Orthodox Catholic Group

WASHINGTON -- The image of Opus Dei that filmgoers will see when The DaVinci Code opens May 19th is of a secretive, sinister, sometimes violent organization within the Catholic Church....

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THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT: When I read slanderous stuff like this, it makes my blood boil. Nothing could be further from the truth. Now that millions of Americans will be exposed to this lie, I think I just might join this alleged "secretive, sinister, and sometimes violent organization" just so I can tell people I'm a card carrying member. You know, maybe I can give them a cheap thrill if they believe that kind of nonsense. Just think of the "sinister" sound to it: "The Catholic Knight of Opus Dei." Why, it almost sounds like it could be the title of another Dan Brown novel.