Pope Francis recently suggested in a press conference that there is cause for the Church to apologize. Responding to a question about a German cardinal’s statement that the Church should apologize to gays and lesbians the Pope agreed, and went further: “I believe that the church should not only say sorry, as Cardinal Marx says,Continue reading >>
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I am much more careful when I write than when I speak. Naturally inclined to run off at the mouth, and with poor impulse control, I am in a constant battle with self to temper my speech, but have always attempted to be more prudent with my writing. The best of this is rooted in aContinue reading >>
Now that the pope is gone, and the spin has been dragged out for a few days and soon will fade from view, here’s what I’ll remember, and I hope you will too. How good it felt when everyone was civil and getting along. I heard countless quips about how remarkable it was that everyoneContinue reading >>
Change is in the air these days. Flags are coming down and new laws are being solidified and marriage rights are being extended and American society is simply shaking with change. But what of our Catholic Church? We don’t change, right? And so all of us are in a tizzy, from those of us whoContinue reading >>