Catholicism

So, yelling “murder” makes you feel better?

Sunday, July 24th, 2016

Share on Facebook As a man I will never have the incredible life experience of pregnancy.  As a father I have, however, witnessed the joy, fear and pain of those long nine months.  As we wander farther into the political landscape, I ask you to pause and ask yourself if your rhetoric is making it […]

The tide has turned.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Share on Facebook Having read the entire “Relatio Post Disceptationem,” I am struck by its embrace of, rather than its rejection of, the Catholic tradition. It is a tradition that has shown incredible flexibility and adaptation over 2000 years. The Catholic Church is not a fundamentalist church. Over the last 40 years, fundamentalists have tried […]

A Dialogue: Obama, Contraception and the Catholic Church

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

Share on Facebook The following was a Facebook conversation with a friend. As with all matters of faith and politics, the issues are complex. I decided to share it with you and let you make up your own mind. The format will be different since it was a dialogue. I’ll start with Thomas, since his […]