Daily Archives: 30 November 2020

Saint Andrew

One of my name saints had a feast today. Andrew gets overlooked sometimes. Fourteen percent of the time the First Sunday of Advent takes precedence. I chose Andrew as my confirmation saint in 1972. He was the patron of my … Continue reading

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God’s Will

A few weeks ago, an earnest conservative friend on social media mused about the will of God. After some fussing about pandemic restrictions, there was a thought expressed that maybe we should all go out into the world less afraid. … Continue reading

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Fratelli Tutti 46: Religious Fanaticism

We should also recognize that destructive forms of fanaticism are at times found among religious believers, including Christians; they too “can be caught up in networks of verbal violence through the internet and the various forums of digital communication. Even … Continue reading

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