Broadening Horizons – A Life-long Journey

Broadening Horizons – A Life-long Journey

See link below for an audio version of this Mindwalk. Broadening my horizons When I was very young there was a small cherry tree in our backyard that I used to broaden my horizons. When I climbed it, I could see over the fences separating our backyard from those of...
Our Unrecognized Pandemics

Our Unrecognized Pandemics

Pandemics  not recognized as pandemics (See below for an audio version of this reflection.) I was startled to read the catalog of unrecognized but real pandemics identified by Renato de Lima, International President of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. He...
Ordinary Time(s) In Our Lives

Ordinary Time(s) In Our Lives

Ordinary Sundays? I have never been a fan of designating so many Sundays of the year as “Ordinary Time”. I suppose I think if something is ordinary it’s dull, mundane, not terribly special. (See below for the audio version of this post.) Image...
A Saint Speaks To America From His Heart

A Saint Speaks To America From His Heart

I suspect you will feel moved, proud, and challenged by the words of Pope Saint John Paul II.  [I am deeply indebted to the Catholic News Service for its timely article…  ‘God bless America’ – Popes speak to the United States ] Pope St. John Paul...