There’s a saint for everything, even procrastination

November 12, 2013
Ok, I'm sure he's not the real deal. But wouldn't it be nice if there was someone who could intervene and push us to do those things we keep putting...

Pope Francis: a breath of fresh air for Catholicism

October 11, 2013
Veiled and dressed in white crinoline, my hands folded devoutly in front of me, I did the rituals of First Holy Communion and Confirmation just like every other good...

Lighting candles in Santa Fe

October 5, 2013
When I saw this at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi in Santa Fe its simplicity reminded of early Christians, for some reason. I'll take  simplicity...

Could it be Satan?

September 18, 2013
I know many people who are active in their church--publicly active --they take leadership roles and their affiliation with the institution is clearly visible in the...

The consequences of being late

August 3, 2013
This explains everything. To read more blog posts, visit "The Blog Page" tab on the upper right of the home...

Connecting with the Divine

May 19, 2013
Morocco 2012 Opening the door to the divine is a lot different than religion, it turns out. And it's something I never gave much thought to when I was...

The wisdom of Sister Wendy

March 22, 2013
I saw a documentary the other day on the PBS art nun, Sister Wendy, and can't stop thinking about what she said. I think I am an inadequate woman lacking in many...

Unto us a child is born

December 24, 2012
More than 2,000 years ago, a baby was born in Bethlehem. Maybe in a manger surrounded by animals. Maybe he was visited by three wise men bearing...

The new normal

December 9, 2012
photo taken in Morocco How many times in life do we have to adjust to the "new normal?" When life gets turned upside down and we're dealt an unfamiliar...

What is heaven like?

October 7, 2012
I read this the other day: ... consider adoration without status, admiration without rank;  wisdom without authority and knowledge without power.  To be wise, to...

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