“They’re not like those fanatic Catholics who go to Mass every week.”Read more "Rambling on Collection Envelopes"
Sheriff deputies looked on helplessly as they were pelted with pierogis and kolaches.Read more "RAMBLING on the Advent Chicken Riot of ’18"
“…this decedent was a complete bastard who hated everyone.”Read more "Rambling on Decoding Obits"
When someone is about to croak, that is die, habits and issues of loved ones are hard to break.Read more "Rambling on Dying"
For both, primary sources and scholarly journals are nostalgic memories of seminary days.Read more "Rambling on NCR priests"
“These are words you won’t see as an episcopal motto any time soon.”Read more "Rambling on Sex Advice"
[WARNING: Very little humor here] “Silence is not a virtue when charity calls for speech.” (St. Poemen, c. 400) Besides a provocative title, let’s set some ground rules: 1) celibacy is celibacy; whether gay or straight is a moot point. 2) Celibacy is much more than not being married, to state otherwise neglects our theology […]Read more "Rambling on Birthing a Gay Bishop"