Friday, 02 September 2011 00:00
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Friday, 19 August 2011 00:00
Earlier this week, I celebrated the 33rd anniversary of my ordination to the priesthood.
My priesthood has been the profound joy and privilege of my life. I give thanks to God every day for this gift he has given me — to be a priest! Deo Gratias! Thanks be to God!
Wednesday, 10 August 2011 14:46
Both sides of this argument are inspired by a beautiful, patriotic idea of America’s history and values. But lately I’ve been starting to wonder: What America are we really talking about?
Friday, 29 July 2011 09:21
We all know that the name “deacon” indicates one who serves.
Thursday, 21 July 2011 16:00
We don’t know much about Mary Magdalene — just a few lines in the Bible. But that tells us everything we need to know.
Thursday, 14 July 2011 16:00
But at its root, this movement is driven by fears that many of us share. The fear of pain, suffering and death. The fear that one day we might lose our mental capacity or bodily functions. The fear of becoming a burden on others. Or of being left alone to die in some institution, hooked up to expensive machines.