Category Archives: Faith

Sin Is a Seed Trap

I have a rampant chipmunk infestation in the backyard. It’s a veritable country club. Cute critters, but critters nonetheless, constantly raiding the bird feeders, being destructive, and making a nuisance of themselves. Once a year, I set out a seed … Continue reading

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How To Become Protestant in the Age of Covid-19

It’s quite simple, really. First, find out or be told a priest in your diocese is offering public Masses on the sly. Then, attend said Mass. So what if your bishop has suspended all public Masses in your diocese? Screw … Continue reading

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Why Did St. Thomas Hang Around?

[Today’s Gospel reminded me of this post I had published back in 2015.] It had never occurred to me before, not until Father John asked the rhetorical question during his Sunday Mass homily. “Why did Thomas stick with the disciples for a whole week, … Continue reading

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The Person I See

I had a good friend (he died a few years ago) with whom I talked several times a week, and our conversations were mostly about living the Catholic faith – how do we incorporate its truth and beauty in our … Continue reading

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