“What we have, my friends, is a heck of a lot of darkness.” Continue reading Finding Light in a Pandemic
At the Easter Vigil, the most important church service of the year, we pray the Exsultet. It speaks of the … Continue reading O Happy Fault
“So do not despair over your lentils and beans for these are your manna; they are just enough to get you through.” Continue reading Quarantine Cooking = Lentils for Days
For many Christians, being gay and a follower of Jesus is a contradiction in terms. As the Christian ‘Right’ loves … Continue reading Hail Mary and Bounce Your Eyes, Pt. 3
“Yet for others, (…) I was not quite the ‘right’ kind of Catholic.” Continue reading Hail Mary and Bounce Your Eyes, Pt. 1
If God controls *all* human action, even our worst, most destructive behaviors must be understood as expressions of God’s all-encompassing nature. Continue reading Puppets or Free Agents?
For many of us, we regard Lent as a glorified diet plan with a dash of God thrown in. (…) Friends, I want to tell you that it can be so much more than this. Continue reading Spring Cleaning: 5 Tips for a Meaningful Lent