priest, ordination

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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frustration, anger, confusion, sadness, alone

The Sin Problem

“Sign, sign, everywhere a sign Blockin’ out the scenery, breakin’ my mind Do this, don’t do that, can’t you read the sign?” Five Man Electric

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kingdom

The Mediocrity of Apathy

I have been pondering what seems to be the tension between loving the sinner and following the law.  Often times we call people Pharisees if

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Culture Shock

Your True North

  Many today are getting lost amongst the busy consumer culture, bogged down with appearing successful and fitting in with those around them. This culture

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