Religious Identity: A Complex Story

In my line of work, I get asked about my religious affiliation a lot. The easy answer is to say that I am Roman Catholic. But this easy answer does not feel like the most honest or complete one. When faced with an inquiry about my religious identity, my temptation is to launch into aContinue reading “Religious Identity: A Complex Story”

Gospel Reflection for November 4, 2012, 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

One of the scribes asked Jesus which was the greatest of all the commandments. Jesus answered, “The greatest of all the commandments is ‘Hear, O Israel! The Lord your God is Lord alone. Therefore, love the Lord your God with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.’ The second is,Continue reading “Gospel Reflection for November 4, 2012, 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time”