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Modern martyrys
When an American nun living in Brazil helped organize poor farmers who were being harassed by illegal loggers and ranchers, her opponents had a simple solution. It involved six bullets.
Thursday, September 11, 2014

Grandma's rocking chair
"May you live to see your children's children." This blessing from our wedding 45 years ago has been fulfilled: My fifth grandchild's recent visit included taking the traditional "Grandma holding the new baby" photo. Five silver frames now hold the memories of each first embrace.
Thursday, September 11, 2014

What's the exaltation of the cross?
Every so often, a major feast in our calendar takes precedence over our regular Sunday cycle of readings. When this happens, we have the opportunity to experience that feast that we might normally miss when it falls on a weekday.
Thursday, September 11, 2014

How to grow a parish
When I think of the word "parish," the first thing that comes to mind is radishes.
Thursday, September 4, 2014

Taking time to figure out a vocation
When I was first accepted as a seminarian for the Albany Diocese, a priest friend gave me some of the best advice in regard to discerning the priesthood: "You're not deciding to be a priest now; rather, you're deciding if you are willing to take a year to discern that call."
Thursday, August 28, 2014





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