tragedy

When Your Prayer Life is Dry and You Face A Huge Challenge

A Woman at Prayer

Everyone goes through rough times at some point in life. Sometimes, it’s the death of a parent…or child. Sometimes it’s the loss of a job…or a love… Other times it might be the diagnosis of a physical disease, or the news that despite best efforts, a child has turned from the faith. Or a relative is fighting an addiction.  Or […]

Asking Tough Questions in the Wake of Tragedy

There is no shortage of disturbing images in the trial of Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell.  The grand jury report is not for the faint of heart.  And while I ardently disagree with the decision by most news organizations to – at least initially – not cover the trial, I can still understand why they wouldn’t want to talk about the […]