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Servant of God Vincent Robert Capodanno

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Catholic priest… Navy officer and chaplain… veteran of the Vietnam War… Navy Bronze Star medal, the Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry with Silver Star, Purple Heart and Medal of Honor recipient. Those are many accomplishments for one person to boast of. Yet, Father Capodanno would claim all those titles in the thirty-eight short years he walked this earth. After reading his biography in The Grunt Padre by Fr. Daniel L. Mode, I was inspired by this saintly man’s heroism. He is one of my favorite saints and my personal model and hero.             Vincent Robert Capodanno Jr. was born in 1929, the youngest child out of ten born to Catholic Italian immigrants. Young Vincent lost his father to a brain cerebral hemorrhage on his tenth’s birthday. He was an average or little above average student, but was well remembered for his fine features and his neat and sharp dressing. When World War II broke out, three of his brothers left to serve in the military. The patriotic time in which…

Redox Equations

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Wanna see what I've been working on at school??? This is an example problem for balancing redox equations in General Chemistry I. It's actually pretty neat! I've really been enjoying Gen Chem at Wright State University.

Hello stranger...

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Well, it's been a while, hasn't it? School and life, in general, has kept me VERY busy in my senior year of high school. However, as I am trying to get my life organized again, I've been making a set of weekly goals for myself. I thought it might be a good idea to share them on my blog. That way, y'all can keep me motivated with your comments. Nothing fancy. My goals can be sorta corny at times, but, hey, it's a start. And I'll actually be posting SOMETHING. :D

QUOTE OF THE WEEK
SONG OF THE WEEK
GOALS FOR WEEK 44 Study for Chemistry ExamExercise at least four timesDo Calculus practice finalFinish rough draft of JAREnjoy Thanksgiving!

Review: The Secret of Confession: Including the Wonders of Confession

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Review: Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims

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Rush Revere and the Brave Pilgrims by Rush Limbaugh
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

An outstanding and fun book to read about our great nation's history!

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Review: Secret Keeper: The Delicate Power of Modesty

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Secret Keeper: The Delicate Power of Modesty by Dannah Gresh
My rating: 5 of 5 stars

An AMAZING book on the power of internal and external purity and modesty! A must-read for all teen girls and their moms!

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