Day: December 3, 2014

Religious Beliefs and Vaccinations

Religious Beliefs and Vaccinations

For many, infants and children making visits to the pediatrician for vaccinations is a routine. But that’s not the case for everyone. Some states allow parents not to vaccinate their children when it conflicts with their religious or personal beliefs. But does such a decision only affect that person’s family, or is there a risk to […]

Random Acts of Pasta

What would you do with your never ending pasta pass from Olive Garden? Matt Tribe of Utah has been getting a lot of attention on the Internet and in the press for using his pass to feed the homeless, and then posting a video about it and creating a website to talk about it. Internet cynics […]

War Lessons

Wednesday, December 3, 2013 — Week of Advent 1, Year One [Go to Mission St Clare for an online version of the Daily Office including today’s scripture readings.] Today’s Readings for the Daily Office: Psalms 119:1-24 (morning) // 12, 13, 14 (evening) Isaiah 2:1-11 1 Thessalonians 2:13-20 Luke 20:19-26 While teaching medieval history this semester, I had to […]