I hope you enjoy this new weekly blog. I am sure we can get some good discussions going.
Here is a link to today’s readings. Today is also the Jewish festival of Purim, a celebration of a failed plot against the Jews as described in the Biblical book of Esther. Of all the legacies of Pope St. John......12 March, 20171 Comment0 Likes
Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. Today is World Marriage Day, and it follows the promulgation of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia (The Joy of Love). Since the document’s publication, almost all of the attention has focused......12 February, 20171 Comment1 Like
Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. As we begin Catholic Schools Week, I’d like to focus on an issue that relates to the larger question of ecumenism we have been exploring. One of the big questions today in......29 January, 20173 Comments1 Like
Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. There is so much going on this weekend. A new president has been inaugurated. Protests of his presidency, especially marches for women’s rights, have swelled across the nation and on all seven......22 January, 20171 Comment1 Like
Here is a link to this weekend’s readings. One of my heroes died this past week. Many of you know him as well, and I am sure that I’m not alone in my admiration for Detective Steven McDonald of the......15 January, 20171 Comment1 Like
Here is a link to this week’s readings. When I was in college, I took a Jazz class that met every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in a concert hall. Every Friday was a live concert. (I am still amazed at......08 January, 20171 Comment1 Like