No point in going on long tirades about breaking down demographics and such. No percentages and exit polls. A lot of other people have already discussed that. A good post I'll send you to for that is Tom Peter's. It's all good to know, but I'm concerned with one thing right now:
The next steps.
Here it is.
1. Spiritual Jobs to be done
2. Public Participation/ Contributions
a) Time - volunteering, talking to neighbors, etc.
I knew we weren't going to defeat the scourge of liberalism. I had no disappointment.
I actually am happy about one thing; since Obama was elected, I am going with a friend buy a gun tonight. That's always fun. :)
All kidding aside, we can't always win.
We're Catholics. We're used to being the underdogs. It isn't as bad as it could be. After all, there was:
~The Elizabethan Persecution
~ 17th and 18th century Japan
A country can only go so long without martyrs.
Martyrs don't have to die. They just have to witness.
Let's be joyful in our suffering Savior.
Let's trust in our Mother.
Let's not just practice, but love and live our Faith.
More to come.....