Sunday Brunch

… a feast of photography and prose.

Roman Thoughts: On Confessing in Another Language

I am chaperoning a high school trip to Rome this week.  First, let me say how wonderful it is to see teenagers phoneless and agape. Anyway. The first church we … Continue reading

May 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to Treat a Woman (You’re Working With)

I posted this a couple years ago.  It has come to mind recently as I grit my teeth and try to get through the day.  I decided that for men … Continue reading

April 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Pope Culture

I have adopted a cardinal of my very own, Cardinal Stanislaw Rylko of Poland. It’s a big responsibility, but I think I’m ready.  I will pray for him during the … Continue reading

March 9, 2013 · 4 Comments

Living Water

“Trying to be happy by accumulating possessions,” says George Carlin, “is like trying to satisfy hunger by taping sandwiches all over your body.”  And yet we try. It’s not that … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

For Lent – Redefine Womanhood

Forget giving up sweets with the subtle hope of losing the last couple pounds [guilty].  This Lent, explore what it means to be of the dust of Eve. The following … Continue reading

February 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

For Life

February 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Against the Odds, Gaudeamus

It’s Gaudete Sunday, the occasion on which we celebrate the near coming of the Christ child.  Yet today, the country grieves over 20 young lives lost. “Gaudete” means, roughly, joy.  But … Continue reading

December 17, 2012 · 1 Comment