Patron Saints for Postmoderns

Patron Saints for Postmoderns

Patron Saints for Postmoderns: Ten from the Past Who Speak to our Future by Chris R. Armstrong Review by Teri Hyrkas In times past, babies born into a Catholic family would, at their baptism, be christened with the name of a hero of the Catholic church. This godly...

Mind and Imagination

How We Are Endangering Our Kids’ Imaginations http://ti.me/2f0rPW8   122 Things You Will be Able to do in the Library of the Future That You Can’t Do Today http://bit.ly/2ePIDyD   Living in the Age of Fear http://rol.st/2cViMry   World Wildlife...

Patience

We are now in the twenty-fifth week after Pentecost, the final month of Ordinary Time. The days are getting shorter, the evenings darker, and, frankly, I am weary. There are many reasons for my fatigue, but from a liturgical perspective (one of my favorite...
God’s Golden Buzzer Moment

God’s Golden Buzzer Moment

God’s Golden Buzzer Moment Lectionary 30 October 2016 Reformation Sunday All Saints Day Habakkuk 1:1-4, 2:1-4 Psalm 119:137-144 2 Thessalonians 1:1-4, 11-12 Luke 19:1-10 Text to Life One of the greatest gifts in life we can receive is an “aha” moment. An “aha” moment...
It’s Okay to Cry

It’s Okay to Cry

It’s Okay to Cry Story Lectionary 30 October 2016 All Saints Day Joseph Weeps in Compassion for His Brothers (Genesis 42-45) David Weeps on the Mount of Olives (2 Samuel 15) The Book of Lamentations (for the destruction of the Temples) Psalm 11: The Lord Will Examine...