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?
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 [...]
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 [...]
"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 [...]