It pays to tidy the place up before the priest arrives.Read more "RAMBLING on Homiletics"
Like unicorns, dragons, yetis and saintly priests, old beer is thought to be a myth in the county.Read more "Rambling on the Sherman County Olympics"
They are bitter foes during meetings that often erupt in invectives, expletives, vituperations and general nastiness.Read more "Rambling on the Battle of Wits"
The tweet in question gives us the following “innovative outlook, inclusivity, open-mindedness, listening, accompaniment, co-responsibility, dialogue and a partridge in a pear tree.”Read more "Rambling on a Tweet"
When the Angel appeared to her at the Annunciation Mary did not exclaim “Can you give me another month Gabe to pray over it with my spiritual director?”Read more "Rambling on Discerning a Decision or Deciding on Discernment"
There could also be a Penance Ritual there with a copy of the latest Act of Contrition that begged God to heal Mother Earth from the sins of pollution and capitalistic greed.Read more "Rambling on the Repentance Room"
Allowing the Bishop to attend the meeting. This was again tabled when no consensus could be reached.
The allowing priests to date policy has been delayed pending the Vatican’s anticipated move to eliminate clerical celibacy.Read more "Rambling on the 70s"
The people of these parishes need their sacraments and need to know that you were jesting about flogging the pastor.Read more "Rambling on Diplomacy"
Babies don’t bounce too well and walking around a church with an exposed kid in hand will not help your image.Read more "Ramblings on Liturgical Rules"
Delay works for the Old Mass crowd like it did for the early Christians martyrs, insisting on saying Grace Before Meals as the lions charged.Read more "Ramblings on Church Buzzwords"