VFW’s VOD

Voice of Democracy Speech Contest – many of you may remember this annual event which in the earlier years all sophomores took part in, and recently all juniors. It’s a contest that has been around for a long time. I entered in 1974, purely for financial reasons. There...

Ignatius and Perry: Accentuate the positive!

Here’s a passage from the writing of a religious that I found much to my liking: “St. Ignatius says that the greater part of the daily examen is to be used in thanksgiving: Thanking God for every blessing increases our capacity for gratitude and our ability to see Him...

Senior Banquet 2016

Senior Parents. There are so many things that the faculty is indebted to you for and thank you for – at the top of the list is that you have given to Seton the Class of 2016.

Venice, anyone?

Memorizing the names of the books of the New Testament seems as if it would be an error free exercise.

4 Lent or IV Lent

During Lent I am going to blog once per week – starting today. It isn’t that it is penance for me to write, but writing for this is not necessary, and there are always things to be done for/at school. While it is true that there is always something to be done in...

Catching up

I wanted to be sure that all within the Seton community had heard the news that the abortion clinic in Manassas has closed, and the property has been sold to pro-lifers.

Siena Mantooth’s Valedictory

Good evening, Reverend Fathers, Dr. Cuddeback, Mrs. Carroll, Seton faculty, parents, family

members, friends, distinguished guests, and of course, members of the Class of 2015. I also