How Lent Changed My Entire Life

How Lent Changed My Entire Life

This Lent I managed to accomplish an assortment of things by keeping weekly attainable goals. I try to ask myself, what can I do today to help me get to where I need to be?

#OctPoWriMo: Oct 2nd & 3rd

#OctPoWriMo: Oct 2nd & 3rd

I first learned about God, the Spirit, and his Son through the Church, But only understood Him and all His ways because of you. You represent what the beating heart of religion truly is, And I do my best to live my life taking from your cue.

Faith and Religion: Why Are They Even A Thing?

Faith and Religion: Why Are They Even A Thing?

The other day a friend of mine had brought up her attendance of Catholic confirmation classes at her church in a group text message with me and one other friend. The other friend had chimed in with her experience of having been confirmed in the 4th grade. The first friend voiced her confusion about her [...]

The Intent for Lent

I let the steaming hot java pour into my Beatles thermos, poured a little hazelnut creamer in to the black liquid, and capped it off with the thermos’ matching black top. “You sure do drink a lot of coffee,” my sister said to me while watching me prepare my beverage in the kitchen from the [...]

Religion In Politics: Why Is This Even A Thing?

"I am not the Catholic candidate for President. I am the Democratic Party candidate for President who also happens to be a Catholic. I do not speak for my Church on public matters – and the Church does not speak for me…No one asked me my religion [serving the Navy] in the South Pacific." President [...]