Day 2 of the Tin Cup Rattle

This is one of the moments where I ask for some small help with my efforts to provide you with the sort of Catholic content, newsiness, fun, and so forth that is this blog. We Sheas live in narrow financial straits. For those who have joined the blog since last quarter, I am a writer [Read More…]

Job Opportunity

The Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology needs a Director of Recruitment and Admission. Maybe it’s your future job. [Read more…]

Sister Julie Ann Sheahan, OSF writes…

Franciscan Sisters offer a special free download for Catholic college students: Nashville singer Gretchen Peters “St. Francis”, a moving reflection on the Deepwater Horizon disaster. Visit us online for the song along with reflections, recipes, and retreat information. Through October. Blessings on this month inviting Gospel reflection. [Read more…]

Looking for Work?

A reader writes: I recently started working for FOCUS (the Fellowship of Catholic University Students). It is amazing and I really love working here! The reason I am writing to you is that we have an urgent need for a Senior Systems Architect. I would love to find a Catholic who has multiple years of [Read More…]

Looking for Work?

Brandon Vogt writes: I don’t typically send mass emails like this, but since I know many people are looking for work, here’s a great opportunity in the realm of Catholic new media. Logos Bible Software is searching for a tech-savvy Catholic to help with sales and marketing. See the attached job description for more details. If [Read More…]

Hey Ireland!

Got this from your Senator Ronan Mullen: As you may know, Catholic Comment was established in 2012 to serve the Church and the Media by providing confident, courteous and capable speakers for public discussions and debates. You may have seen or heard them on TV or radio along the way. Catholic Comment speakers aim to [Read More…]

Hey Western Washington!

September 20-21 there will be a conference at St. Brendan’s parish in Bothell. Vernon Robertson who heads up  is going to be speaking. This is for all the churches in the diocese. It is free but a free will offering will be asked for. [Read more…]

Curious About the Franciscan Sisters?

A genuine Franciscan Sister writes: Was wondering if you would consider this in your blog? The retreat is September 20-22, 2013. How do you meet a Franciscan Sister? One way is to join us and other discerning women 18-30 at their N.E. Wisconsin Motherhouse for a “Living The Gospel” Discernment Retreat. Bonus: you can also [Read More…]

Prayer Resource

A reader writes: I know you get prayer intentions from your readers regularly. I thought you and they might want to take advantage of the prayer line the Marian Helpers Center offers in Stockbridge. Here’s the contact information. They invite you to call (1-800-804-3823), e-mail (, fill out the online form, or write with your [Read More…]

Come to the Thrive Young Adult Conference in Dallas, November 22-23

Here’s further info. [Read more…]