In 2004, the U.S. bishops wrote a document, entitled "Encuentro and Mission," in which they urged all those involved in Hispanic ministry to build a plan of action with careful attention to four specific pastoral…
The terms for several priests serving as members of the Clergy Advisory Committee have come to an end.
Back in the 1970s, life for an American living in Italy was truly “la dolce vita,” or “the sweet life.” I know, because I was a seminarian in Rome then.
Sometimes you come across a story that is so simple, yet so full of wisdom, you just know it’s going to change your life.
I spend a fair amount of time on airplanes or in airports.
As the floodwaters were rising in the days after Hurricane Katrina, the situation went from bad to worse at Memorial Medical Center in New Orleans.
First, the wife met with me. She poured out her heart, telling me how miserable she was in her marriage, putting all the blame on her husband.
How well do you live life?
Many years ago, I was making a private retreat. Also on retreat that week at the same center was a group of Universalist Unitarians.
Battles over same-sex marriage typically turn on arguments about gay rights, judicial activism, and views on homosexuality.