“Yet, the previously mentioned statistics beg the uncomfortable “reflection” moment destined to make us squirm. The rhetorical question for each of us to ask ourselves as we stare in the mirror is: are each of us truly receiving Christ with an open mind and heart?” … Continue readingTo Whom Shall We Go?
Until the Catholic Relief Act in 1829 many rights and choices were restricted to us, and even today visible Catholics are barred from the line of succession to the British throne. … Continue readingWhy I’m a Visible Catholic in the United Kingdom
I’m not a writer by trade. In fact, English was always my worst subject. However, when I saw the call for single parent writers, I submitted a story. Not because I’m a great writer. Not even because I’m a great Catholic, but because I feel … Continue readingGive the World Your Gifts
Have you ever had one of those moments when you are certain of the presence and love of God? Although I’d had it on my schedule for weeks, a commitment slipped my mind. I had volunteered to help with music for a monthly Mass at … Continue readingShall We Gather?
Life weighed heavy on me: the loss of employment and relationships and financial difficulties that go with it; a son’s medical issues and the looming threat of the death of his well-fought-for dream; aging parents with health problems. And within weeks, I would live in … Continue readingWhat I Learned in the Walmart Parking Lot