WASHINGTON — More than 150 Washingtonians, many of them Catholic, attended a benefit concert on the roof of the Investment Building in Washington to support Thomas and Natalie Peters Wednesday night.
Just over one month ago, Peters was severely injured in a swimming accident that left him in critical condition, with a broken fifth cervical vertebra and additional damage to his neck and lungs.
Peters, 27, founded the American Papist blog in 2006. In 2010, the blog was picked up by Catholic Vote, where Peters writes about Catholic news and social issues, with a particular focus on marriage and pro-life causes. His Twitter account, @AmericanPapist, has almost 18,000 followers, and his...READ MORE