Day: March 20, 2013

“Pragmatist before he was a Pope”

There have been numerous discussions looking into Cardinal Bergoglio’s history before becoming Pope Francis in order to speculate on how his papacy will go forward. His strong opposition to Marriage Equality certainly is one of the most critically discussed, and perhaps the most thoughtful look yet is from Simon Romero and Emily Schmall in the […]

Early Easter story

Luke: 6: 18 “They had come to hear him and to be healed of their diseases; and those who were troubled with unclean spirits were cured.” It is almost Palm Sunday. I try to keep the story of resurrection before me with images of palms, feet washing, betrayal, dying and new life. But it is […]