Blog posts from July, 2016

Gearing Up

Sjp friars invest copy 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time Like any good bureaucracy our federal government is very fond of acronyms. A few of the more familiar ones might be:  DHS ...

The Yokes We Bear

Screen shot 2016-01-26 at 7.03.28 pm St. Kateri Tekakwitha (USA) Matthew 11:28-30 As I write this, the news reports are just coming in about a horrific and apparent terrorist attack in Nice, France in which 77 ...

A Maria Goretti for the 21st Century

Maria St. Maria Goretti, Virgin and Martyr Today the universal church remembers the brief life and martyrdom of St. Maria Goretti, who was murdered by an 18 year-old neighbor as ...