THE HEAVENS ARE TELLING THE GLORY OF GOD – Experiencing God in the Eucharist and in Creation

Tonight's the night!  If you live in a part of the United States with a forecast of clear skies, tonight is probably your best opportunity to catch the 2012 Leonid Meteor Shower in its resplendent glory.  Turn out the lights, get away from the city to an area without a lot of streetlamps, and look up!The Leonids—so named because the meteors originate in the east, near the constellation Leo—return each year in mid-November.  As Earth slips through the garbage dump of the deceased comet Tempel … [Read more...]

The Glue That Holds the Universe Together – Laminin

He is before all things, and in Him all things hold together. --Colossians 1:17Laminin is the building block of the human body, the glycoprotein which holds all together.And what does this glycoprotein look like?Yes, we are fearfully and wonderfully made. … [Read more...]

Prayer for Just In Case a Satellite Lands on Your Head

Heads up!Talk about being environmentally wasteful!  Here I am, using paper not plastic, recycling my cans and bottles, shunning cars with yellow paint because I hear it’s not good for the environment—and NASA has this rusty old 6½-ton space capsule that’s going to crash land on my head?!That’s the news report, folks.  The Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite (UARS), which was launched by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in 1993 to study climate conditions, is expected to fall … [Read more...]