Any properly catechized Catholic will tell you there are seven sacraments. I’m thinking of starting a movement for the Church to recognize an eighth (or at least, perhaps, a “Seven.A”)—one called parenthood.
Monthly Archives: October 2013
Today’s find: Indelible
Categories: Uncategorized Tags: Chris Schroeder S.J., Diaconate ordination 2013, Jesuit, Santa Clara University, Society of Jesus
Today’s find: Redwoods
If you try to take a photo of a giant redwood using conventional equipment, you discover very quickly that you’re barking up the wrong tree.
Categories: Uncategorized Tags: California, Humboldt State Park, Redwoods
Today’s find: Waves, crashing
A walk on the beach can help you develop a whole new appreciation of scripture.
Categories: Uncategorized Tags: ocean waves, Psalm 18, Sonoma Coast State Park
Today’s find: Shut-down
Yosemite is beautiful this time of year. Or so I hear.
Categories: Uncategorized Tags: Acts of the Apostles, Government Shut-down, St. Paul, Yosemite, Yosemite National Park
Today’s find: Master of disguise
In today’s gospel reading, we hear people saying of Jesus, ‘The Devil made him do it.’
That’s a loose translation, of course: The conversation in question preceded Flip Wilson’s famous comedy routine by about 2,000 years.
Categories: Uncategorized Tags: Beelzebul, Flip Wilson, James Martin S.J., Jesus, Philippians, St. Ignatius Loyola, The Spiritual Exercises, Time magazine
Today’s find: Habakkuk
Apparently, I’ve got something in common with the prophet Habakkuk.
Categories: Uncategorized Tags: Guardian Angels, Habakkuk, Jessica Powers