As the 10th Anniversary of that fateful day approaches, we will never forget In Memory of Minnesota Native Thomas E. Burnett, Jr., Martyr, Faith-filled Catholic, Devoted Husband and Father, Citizen Soldier Tom answered the call without reservation and led the violent, fateful and successful charge by our citizen heroes on the cockpit of United Flight 93 on September 11, 2001, saving a targeted attack on the White House by Islamic Terrorists. Tom Burnett freely opened his heart and united his will, being prepared by Our Eucharistic Lord and the Blessed Mother, in inspired anticipation for what would be asked of him in service to the Faith and the Nation he loved so much. $5,000 scholarships to be awarded Announcing the granting of two (2) $5000 one-time college scholarships, in Thomas Burnett’s memory, to be gifted to young, patriotic, Faith-filled Minnesota men scheduled to graduate from High School in the spring of 2012. Homeschooled candidates most welcome. Applications should include a character summary of the young man’s life, including exemplary leadership and service to community, Church and a brief testimony on his heartfelt devotion to the Blessed Mother, Patroness of our Land as The Immaculate Conception. Non-familial personal references should be included. Application deadline is September 11, 2011, and can be sent on behalf of the candidate, or by the young man himself. Awardees will be announced on the Feast of Our Lady of Victory (Our Lady of the Rosary), October 7, 2011 and the names will be published in The Catholic Spirit. Send to: Faith and Freedom Scholarship, PO Box 237, Hamel, MN 55340. Read more about this courageous man and the amazing story about how the Holy Spirit supernaturally prepared he and his wife Deena in a powerful way for what would be asked of them. www.spiritdaily.net/burnett.htm Visit Thomas’ gravesite at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, easily located along the drive at Section 7, Site 23. Read a concise history of the world changing Battle of Lepanto, the 440th anniversary of which will be celebrated this October 7th, entitled Our Lady and Islam, Heaven’s Peace Plan: www.ewtn.com/library/mary/olislam.htm Request a free copy of the remarkable testimony Fighting Back, Living Life Beyond Ourselves, by Deena Burnett, by writing to the Scholarship address provided, or purchase through Amazon.com. Ask for Tom’s intercession for our beloved Nation and people in this hour of our need. This scholarship award is offered independently of the efforts of the Tom Burnett Family Foundation.