Posts Tagged With: James Martin S.J.

Today’s find: Do-over

We haven’t had much to cheer about this season…we fans of the SLU Men’s Basketball Billikens. Just three seasons removed from a conference championship, our guys have become the bottom-feeders in the Atlantic 10.

Adding insult to injury, the university’s athletic department ‘re-designed’ the team’s mascot this season—turning our beloved Billiken into something that was borderline demonic.

Last night though there was redemption of sorts.

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Today’s find: Doing time

I spent the eve of Gaudete Sunday with a curiously joyful Christian community – my Kairos brothers at the Medium Security Unit in Chester.

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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.

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