Mass at La Herradura

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Mission Team with Rev. Indiana Jones

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El Salvador Survivors

I’ve just returned from our El Salvador mission trip. Six students and one parent chaperone went with me to work for a week at the CIDECO community and school. We also had the chance to tour the country and learn a huge amount about another culture, another climate and most of all, to experience how [Read More...]

Blessing Drunks

Fr Ray posts about a drunk tramp in England who doesn’t ask for money, but a blessing in Latin. It reminds me of one of Alice Thomas Ellis’ rants. She was in Westminster Cathedral and a prissy young priest told the congregation not to give money to the tramps who gather outside the door after [Read More...]

St Laurence, Bradford on Avon

Roving Medievalist posts pictures of the little Saxon Church in Bradford on Avon, England. I first visited this sweet old church when I was a student at Oxford. I was drunk on the glories of English church architecture and made it my hobby to know the difference between pointed arches, Norman arches. I tracked all [Read More...]

El Salvador

Old Baldy is signing off for a week. I’m off to El Salvador with six kids from St Joseph’s Catholic School on a mission trip. We’re working in a community called CIDECO. The community consists of modest housing, a clinic, school, church and market square. The founders provide the whole package for the poorest of [Read More...]