The Gift of Courage This New Year

Note: Beginning this month I now have a column for deacon’s wives at Our Sunday Visitor’s new Deacon Digest magazine, which I will also post here at my blog, as I do with my OSV Newsweekly column, so that you … Continue reading

Can They Hear Us Now?

Children’s stories can still have profound meaning for adults. One of my favorites, “The Emperor’s New Clothes” by Hans Christian Anderson, provides plenty of food for thought as to why the Church finds herself once again facing abuse scandals. Part … Continue reading