Forgiveness is For Losers

Christian forgiveness is a revolution. By that I mean it does what revolutions always do: it overthrows the ancien régime, the old, decaying order of

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Personal Letters From God

I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young people, because you have conquered the evil

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St. Damien

The Christian Answer to Suffering

Everybody suffers; there is simply no getting around it. Nobody gets through life unscathed. In fact, the universality of suffering is the single greatest argument

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A Woman Clothed with the Sun

In Revelation chapter 12, John sees a mysterious vision of “a woman clothed with the sun” (Revelation 12:1). This woman gives birth to the Messiah

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liturgical

Hope Explored and Explained

I have not done a word-by-word analysis. I have not counted the occurrences. I have not spent the time necessary to validate the following statement,

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The Camino de Santiago is Life

On July 2, 2014, I walked into Santiago de Compostela, the Camino de Santiago, completing five hundred miles of pilgrimage with great jubilance and much

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