Archives for Feb 20, 2011 @ 18:23

Another Side to the Teachers in Wisconsin

Education is on my mind these days as I’ve got two posts coming up this week on higher education. But today we’re looking at the situation in Wisconsin. I don’t think there is any simple solution: my father was a public school teacher; Kris’ father was a public school teacher; we have family members who [Read More…]

Wisconsin and Within our Means

Wisconsin may well prove to be only the first State to go through an economic crisis that goes viral. I’d like to offer perspective as a private citizen from the State that sits below Wisconsin and that often gets beat by its football team. Like many of us and more and more of us, Kris [Read More…]

How Sermons Age

This is so good I swiped the whole thing from my friend Fr Rob Merola: You have any to add? HOW SERMONS CHANGE WITH AGE The other morning I found myself thinking about the difference in perspective the years can make, and how that might also make a difference in sermons preached. A Young Person’s [Read More…]

Prayer for the Week

O Lord, you have taught us that without love whatever we do is worth nothing: Send your Holy Spirit and pour into our hearts your greatest gift, which is love, the true bond of peace and of all virtue, without which whoever lives is accounted dead before you. Grant this for the sake of your [Read More…]