August, 2016

The Young are Fools

The Young are Fools

  No one talks about being wise anymore and it is not a character trait sought after. The reason is that wisdom comes with age and no one wants to grow old. The race to find eternal beauty and longevity […]

When Jesus Left at Daybreak

When Jesus Left at Daybreak

I sometimes wonder: How zealous am I supposed to be in turning to the Lord for help? Am I supposed to implore the aid of the Almighty at every turn? Or did He create me with a certain amount of […]

Good and Evil in a Plate of Spaghetti

Good and Evil in a Plate of Spaghetti

Suddenly last week I was confronted by a very complex problem.  Even in the beginning, I could not see a clear “right-wrong” decision.  The difference in what was good and what was evil was muddled.  As I sought spiritual advice, […]

Paying the ultimate price

Paying the ultimate price

I find it interesting when friends tell me they don’t like the Catholic Church or this priest or that parish because they are “so judgmental.” They always seem to be pointing out things that we are doing wrong. Can’t they […]