Month: September 2013

  • Moving Forward

    Tomorrow is the first anniversary of my being ordained a Deacon in the Catholic Church. I’m the second generation of Deacons (that’s my father behind me, who was ordained¬†many¬†years ago). After five years of formation, I was blessed to have the indelible mark of Holy Orders imparted on my soul. Has this made being a […]

  • Paradigm Shifts

    My best friend died one month ago. To say that the loss of someone to whom one is close is “difficult” only scratches the surface, especially when that person is only 41 years old, and we, the residual, are not far behind in age. But with sadness comes joy, with sorrow comes blessing, and with […]