Tag Archive: courage

For the Glory of the Marines: The Life and Legacy of Major John Pitcairn

Immerse yourself in the dramatic and engaging story of this inescapably paradoxical and unflinchingly heroic Royal Marine who fought and died during the American War for Independence.

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I Am with You: The Active Love of Samwise Gamgee

Rediscover the essential role that Samwise Gamgee plays in The Lord of the Rings, solely by pouring out a constant, sacrificial love to his master, Frodo Baggins.

Hope: The Battle of Helm’s Deep Through the Eyes of Haleth, Son of Háma

“’This is a good sword, Haleth, son of Háma,’ he said. Laying the blade back in my hands, he bent down to look me in the eyes and placed a firm hand on my shoulder. ‘There is always hope.’” (Rated: PG)

Freedom: A Catholic Analysis of the Trials and Triumphs of William Wallace in “Braveheart”

Discover how the film “Braveheart” exemplifies the Catholic theological meaning of freedom.

Hard to Find: A Tribute to the Cop Show “Adam-12”

“Honor’s hard to find . . . They won’t see heroism in you. They’ll rarely feel thanks.”

The Crossroads

“For us, all hope of life is past – I know this sun will be our last. But then I see upon Sam’s face a soft, warm glow, a ray of grace . . .”

The Real McCoy: Patrick O’Brian’s Aubrey-Maturin Novels

Discover this riveting nautical fictional series, set in the Napoleaonic Wars, full of adventure, historical detail, and true friendship.

An Inspiration for My Life: The Story of St. Gianna Molla

Discover the heroically loving woman who preserved her baby’s life by refusing a hysterectomy to remove a uterine tumor – and paid for it with her own life.