Reflections on Friends Dying

The last four summers have been a time period where I have experienced many deaths of very close friends – two within the past month

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A Father Remembered

I was in shock standing in the front pew of the church at my father’s service (a traditional funeral was not held). Monsignor was at

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Remember that You are Dust

“Remember that you are dust and to dust you shall return.” These are the traditional words with which the priest traces the ashes on the

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The PostPersons: Part II

This is Part II of the PostPersons story. In Part I a future was described in which the Supreme Legislature of the United States, once

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Pope Judging 101

There seems to be a rather disturbing trend in what I would call papacy bashing. This recent trend is fueled by a media that is

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