Was the Election of 2010 Faith-based?

Read this, from WaPo: Some numbers and trends that jump out most: * Catholic voters broke 53 to 45 percent for the GOP, a reversal from 2008, when they supported the Democrats by a 55 to 42 percent margin. * White Catholics in particular supported the GOP 58 percent to 40 percent; two years ago, [Read More...]

Small Faith, Great God

Tom Wright’s newest book is called Small Faith–Great God. The new book is the re-issue of a book published originally in 1978 and it is a book of Tom’s I had never heard of, nor can I remember Tom referring to it in any of his other books. The book could be a welcome Christmas [Read More...]

Just Show Up! Nancy’s principle

Here’s a clip from a wonderful post by Nancy Beach: Years ago, I discovered a principle in friendship that I have tried to live out ever since.  It’s the Just Show Up principle – when your friends lose a loved one, are in the hospital, or experience any major storm in life, don’t wonder if you [Read More...]

Prayer for the Week

O God, whose blessed Son came into the world that he might destroy the works of the devil and make us children of God and heirs of eternal life: Grant that, having this hope, we may purify ourselves as he is pure; that, when he comes again with power and great glory, we may be [Read More...]