Mercy In A Moment

Mercy In A Moment

“Amen, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise.” / Reconciliation I was sitting in “my family’s pew” at a Sunday Mass, and our Irish parish priest was preaching on a story about the Devil and three of his demons. The Devil asks his subordinates what is the surest way to [...]

The Great Announcement

The Great Announcement

Today, the Church celebrates the great mystery to begin all mysteries: The Annunciation.  This may be the most important announcement of all time (just barely squeaking past Ron Burgundy's prolific Cannonball Announcement).  This is the first mystery of the rosary and the linchpin of all subsequent mysteries.  We all know the story, but do we [...]

Why Fur Babies Aren’t Really Babies

Why Fur Babies Aren’t Really Babies

There comes a turning point in every young adult’s life when responsibility starts to become attractive.  The odd, post-college years when cooking good meals for yourself is the new craze because a ramen/pizza subsistence is no longer acceptable.  You find yourself three and a half hours deep into “Kondo Kleaning” while trying to decide between [...]