A couple of weeks ago I attended a birthday party for one of the sisters at the convent. She’s 100 years old. There were balloons, flowers, two sheet cakes and plenty of ice cream. Lots of people came. All the sisters, of course, as well as others who knew her and even a few –… Read More A birthday party for a 100-year-old Nun — and some God talk
A few days ago we had our first real, honest-to-goodness snowstorm. It’s Dog’s first and she’s not sure what to make of it. I, on the other hand, love it. I also love the gray skies and the way my phone claimed it was -4° when I woke up yesterday. Mind over matter, folks. Mind… Read More Praying for Snow
For a brief look into St. Patrick’s history, with a healthy dose of good Theology thrown in, please turn to Mitch Teemley’s post: Forgiveness + Love = Freedom. It brought to mind a book I read… couldn’t remember the name, but I knew it had something to do with Celtic Christianity. So that’s what I… Read More Bad Theology: A Special Edition for St. Patrick’s Day
Alrighty gang, our judgment on last week’s Bad Theology post was considered not harsh enough for some readers (though one defended the picture), and I pledged I’d condemn with greater vigor from here on out. Later, I found myself saying, “Meh. I’ll do what I want.” In any case, I want you to know it’s… Read More Bad Theology or Bad Parenting?