Confronting the duck! Check out my new blog

Ever since I saw Norah Ephron's film Julie & Julia a few weeks ago I have wanted to write about  Julia child's advice: "...confront the duck!"  So I decided to start a new blog: Confronting the Duck I am not sure how often I will be able to post to this blog, but I hope it will be often and about what Raissa Maritain called "adventures in grace" - my own or wherever I find it: in people, stories, movies, television. Check in every once in a while and share some of your adventures, t … [Read more...]

Zero Gravity & God’s Call: Sister Rose’s 42nd anniversary as a Daughter of St. Paul today!

  Yes, 42 years ago, on August 5th, a Saturday and the feast of Our Lady of the Snows (now called the commemoration of St. Mary Major), I flew from San Diego via American Airlines to JFK, stayed in the terminal for a few hours because of a thunderstorm (had supper with my Uncle Richard who my mom alerted) and then onto Boston. We (Sr. Mary Thecla and another aspirant) arrived very late. If you can believe it, Mother Paula and two other sisters met us on the tarmac (before the days of jetways). … [Read more...]

See you at the NCEA April 14-16

Here's a good idea! If you will be attending the National Catholic Education Association conference this week at the convention center in Anaheim, first visit the booth of the Daughters of St. Paul/Pauline Books & Media (booth #634) where I will be signing books (as will Sr. Armanda Santos who has a beautiful new book out on st. Paul and Art).You may also want to attend one of my workshops:Tuesday, April 14Cinema Divina: shared Praxis and Prayer - Room 304 1:30pmNavigating Our Media … [Read more...]


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