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Check out my writing:

A Revolutionary Attraction -Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 6/30/16

Answering Questions that Matter -Church Life Journal, 9/14/16

Toward a Monastic Notion of the Common Good -Church Life Journal, 1/16/17

Rediscovering Our Roots, Moving Forward as One-Traces Online, 2/18/17

Breaking Free From Identity Politics-Ethika Politika, 5/11/17

Drop the “Savior Complex”-Aleteia, 6/5/17

Marching Toward a “New Feminism”-Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 6/12/17

The Ecumenism of Sacramentality-Ethika Politika, 6/20/17

The Body in Early Monasticism-Church Life Journal, 9/25/17

Questions in the Silence-Ethika Politika, 9/26/17

An Open Letter to Porn Viewers-Chastity Project, 1/9/18

A Brief History of the Song of Songs-Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 7/12/18

Community and Experience in Education-Scala Foundation

Gold Within the Mud-Ethika Politika, 2/22/19

Piety at the Parish-Ethika Politika, 7/15/19

A New Feminism-First Things, 7/19/19

Understanding the Vatican’s Document on Gender and Education-Homiletic and Pastoral Review, 12/28/19

Pope Francis’ “Difference” Feminism in Querida Amazonia-Ethika Politika, 3/26/20

Teaching in the Midst of Crisis-Millennial Journal, 3/30/20

A Hidden Life-Ethika Politika, 5/7/20

Career Crisis in Quarantine: Facing the Millennial Drama with Christ-Millennial Journal, 5/11/20

Reading James Baldwin can help heal the wounds of racial division-America Magazine, 6/3/20

Confessions of a “Weird Catholic”-National Catholic Reporter, 6/5/20

Five Years After Marriage Equality-Ethika Politika, 6/30/20

Can “Love Victor” Defy the Stereotypes of Growing up Gay?-America Magazine, 7/10/20

Artist Erin McAtee’s faith journey led to a place of encounter-National Catholic Reporter, 7/27/20

Getting Back to Our Bodies: Feminism, Ontology, and Metaphysics-Mere Orthodoxy, 7/30/20

The difficult path to understanding and ministering to trans youth-Catholic World Report, 8/7/20

What does it mean to have real peace during the Coronavirus?-Faithfully Magazine, 8/11/20

Seeing Beauty in Poverty: An Artist’s Gaze into the Human Experience-Edge of Faith Magazine, 8/11/20

Andrea Long Chu’s Females Subverts Subversiveness-Catholic World Report, 9/16/20

James Baldwin, blindness, and Hagia Sophia-National Catholic Reporter, 9/16/20

“We are seduced by temporal power”: Gloria Purvis on racism, pro-life politics, and the devil-America Magazine, 9/23/20

Why We are Trying to Remember a Painful Past-Grotto Network, 10/4/20

Colonialism, globalism, and inculturation in Beyoncé’s Black is King-Catholic World Report, 10/6/20

The Sinister Agenda Behind “The Economy”: A review of We Built Reality: How Social Science Infiltrated Culture, Politics, and Power-Front Porch Republic, 10/14/20

On the history and significance of third parties in the US-Catholic World Report, 10/19/21

J. Cole’s “4 Your Eyez Only” Gives Hope for Change After Elections-Mere Orthodoxy, 10/21/20

What do Catholics say about the third-party presidential candidates?-National Catholic Reporter, 10/26/20

Looking at America’s Wounds Through James Baldwin’s Eyes-Faithfully Magazine, 11/3/20

Christ the Foolish King-Catholic World Report, 11/20/20

How a life of complaining can morph into Thanksgiving-Our Sunday Visitor, 11/23/20

Lady Bird and the Buffered Self-Mere Orthodoxy, 11/30/20

Unmasking the Patriarchal Axe that Split the Women’s Movement-Rehumanize International, 12/1/20

Reggaeton can reveal God to us–if we’re listening carefully-America Magazine, 12/11/20

Author’s personal witness against the American dream is her call to radical neighborliness-National Catholic Reporter, 12/12/20

John of the Cross, Romeo Santos, and Awakening the Heart’s Desire-Millennial Journal, 12/14/20

J. Cole’s ‘Javari’, the Cross, and the Lynching Tree-Faithfully Magazine, 12/15/20

Best Books That I Read in 2020-Catholic World Report, 12/16/20

Keep Christ in Christmas? Try Seeking Christ in Christmas-Our Sunday Visitor, 12/18/20

A Shared Bloodline of Martyrdom-Ethika Politika, 1/4/21

Heeding Obianuju Ekeocha’s Warning About Western Elitism-Catholic World Report, 1/5/21

Ariana Grande Explores the Existential Highs and Lows of Being a Millennial in ‘positions’-Millennial Journal, 1/14/21

New speaker’s bureau highlights Catholics of color-National Catholic Reporter, 2/12/21

“Why not try life one more time?”: Living in Quarantine with James Baldwin-iO Literary Journal, 2/21 (page 71)

Standing for or standing with? Insights into the Dignity of Backrow America-Our Sunday Visitor, 3/11/21

Entering into friendship with Pope Francis-Where Peter is, 3/27/21

“The Relevance of the Stars” explores writings of Msgr. Lorenzo Albacete-Boston Pilot, 4/2/21

The Danger of Respectable Christianity-Mere Orthodoxy, 4/5/21

Were some saints mentally ill, holy, or both?-National Catholic Reporter, 4/30/21

The Sacramental Love Songs of Bachata’s Romeo Santos-America Magazine, 5/14/21

My grandmother was many things, but sane wasn’t one of them-Grotto Network, 5/27/21

 

Check out my videos:

Reflections of Catholic Educators-Classical Learning Test Podcast, 2/21

La Evangelizacion en los Estados Unidos-Newark Abbey, 12/20

Discovering the Benedict Option in the City: Newark Abbey and St. Benedict’s Prep-Scala Foundation, 12/4/19

Exemplary Educators at St. Benedict’s Prep (conversation with Fr. Leahy OSB)-Scala Foundation

Old Age as a Time of Grace?: Caring for the Elderly in the 21st Century-Crossroads Cultural Center, 10/2019

Obeying Our Own Creations: 2019 Albacete Lecture with William T. Cavanaugh-Crossroads Cultural Center, 10/2019

Saints Who were Sinners-Crossroads Cultural Center, 3/2019

 

At Benedict News, Newsmagazine of St. Benedict’s Prep:

In Europe, Insight on a Mountain

Connecting with Other Faiths

Confronting Loss, at Benedict’s and Elsewhere

When Being Present Isn’t Possible

While Inside, Look Inside

Loss and Creativity

Finding God in the Silence of the City

 

At Communion and Liberation’s newsletter page:

Why on Earth?: Mental Health and Suicide during the Pandemic

Shopping for Fulfillment

Love and Mercy Beyond Comprehension

Music and the Religious Sense

The Real Need of Another

Saints Who Were Sinners

Christ’s Face in Our Work

Living the Risk of Education

Serving Without Saving

Unity at the Crossroads

Self-Made Man?

Rediscovering Our Roots, Moving Forward as One