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The Results of Sin

The Results of Sin

The readings for the Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time deal with topics we Americans, and perhaps people everywhere, would rather avoid....
A Walk for Eternity

A Walk for Eternity

Walking has become a national obsession. Year round the malls, streets and tracks are dotted with a disconnected army of...

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The City I Love

The City I Love

It was an opportunity of a lifetime for me. A chance to meet the people of a sliver of the...

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Two Churches

Two Churches

During a Men’s Bible Study years ago, one of the men in my group said he was reading John Bunyan’s...
Rethinking Our Lives

Rethinking Our Lives

Ask any horticulturist if it is possible to take a tender shoot from the crest of a tall cedar tree,...
The Power of Disinformation

The Power of Disinformation

For over sixty years, communists have poisoned world opinion about America so successfully that even many Americans, including elected officials,...
The Zealots Among Us

The Zealots Among Us

Years ago, an agnostic accused me of being a zealot. After considering his accusation, I responded: “If being a zealot...
A Foretaste of Heaven

A Foretaste of Heaven

Many years ago there was a priest in Spain—we’ll call him Father Rafael—who, after a long time of faithfully serving...