Day: December 31, 2015

Faith Reels: The Force Awakens…and also with you

Faith Reels: The Force Awakens…and also with you

If you have not yet seen this film, we will not go into specific details about the storyline. However, if you want to be completely surprised by the content of the film, please read this after you have seen the film. There is a place at the end of this commentary for readers to add their own comments. Please do.

Leading voices of faith who died in 2015

Leading voices of faith who died in 2015

RNS has a list of leading religious figures who have died in the past year. They preached and inspired. They wrote and taught. Some lobbied in the halls of government. Others toiled to protect the environment and educate the young. Several died at the hands of persecutors.   Included were some whose voices were especially […]

whither 2015?

whither 2015?

In our modern, connected world stories rise like rockets and quickly traverse the media sky and what seemed to generate so much light and noise in the immediate experience quickly fade from our attention. Sometimes, these stories speak to deeper happenings in the life of the body (and sometimes not) but here are some thoughts on the Church in the year just passed.