Resurrection Year: Turning Broken Dreams Into New Beginnings


Those who suffer from infertility bear a special sort of cross, and it’s one that breaks my heart. It’s among the pain I wish I could bear for those I love. I don’t wish it on anyone. Our world got so tiny, our vision got so small—confined to the walls of our problems. For us it [Read More...]

The Social Media Gospel: Sharing the Good News in New Ways


The Social Media Gospel: Sharing the Good News in New Ways, by Meredith Gould, is nothing short of wonderful. It’s filled with information that’s useful even to those of us who consider ourselves old hands at new media. Church communications have changed over the last ten years that I’ve been working in a parish, and [Read More...]

Francis: Man of Prayer


Like so many others, I’ve been really taken (smitten?) with Pope Francis. Maybe it’s that I’ve become more and more of a Catholic Geek since 2001. Maybe it’s that my addictive nature needs something to glom onto. Maybe it’s that I’m avoiding cooking. I have a shelf filling quickly with Pope Francis books: books by [Read More...]