If we saw a man bury his underwear in the ground, how would we interpret that action?
Since we observe All Souls Day this Sunday, any Gospel reading from the Mass of the Dead may be used.
Pictures of Moses often show him cradling in his arms the two stone tablets of the Law.
Political opinion in this country has built a wall of separation between church and state based upon the First Amendment clause in the Constitution.
When I meet with engaged couples to prepare them for marriage, I sometimes explain customs and traditions associated with weddings.
A few years ago, I traveled to Europe on vacation.
Once in a while, someone will approach me for advice concerning a problem of one of their friends.
When we encounter a double meaning in a joke, it often serves as a way to sneak in suggestive material, material that otherwise would not be acceptable.
How do you tell someone that they have to die? Do you beat around the bush? Do you blurt it out all at once? Do you gradually build up to your point?
When faced with serious disease, people will sometimes turn to desperate measures.