What constitutes a devout atheist, pray tell?Read more "Rambling on the Devout"
“Go ye therefore and buy the latest, fastest, extended range Dassault Falcon 7X jet money can buy.”Read more "Rambling on Blood Money"
My mom should have been a spy; if caught she would never give the torturers the time of day, let alone any family or state secrets.Read more "Ramblings on the Holy Trinity and Family"
…a Polish priest retired to a former Polish convent filled with Polish nun’s phantoms? What’s not to like?Read more "Rambling on Haunted Convents"
The wrath of a bishop going through a canonical process is like herpes; it always comes back.Read more "Rambling on Bishops"
All right, how do you know you have a vocation to the priesthood? Many young men think of St. Paul being knocked off the horse and a blazing light from heaven announcing their sacerdotal calling; but it is rarely, if ever like that. So I propose some indicators that might reveal that the Lord is […]Read more "Rambling on Discerning a Priestly Vocation"
I rarely, if ever, do something heroic, but isn’t Lent the time to attempt it? A certain lady of the parish informed me that she intended to give up pizza for Lent. Shortly after Ash Wednesday we found ourselves at a reception that was serving, among other things, pizza. Taking the initiative of saving her […]Read more "SAVING ANOTHER FROM PIZZA AND THE BURDENS OF LENT"