Will We Know Our Loved Ones in Heaven?

In last week’s article, A Match Made in Heaven, I remembered a promise made to my cousin.  This article fulfills the promise – a letter to his new bride. Dear Erin, First of all, I welcome you to our family!  You made such a lovely bride and the wedding was so beautiful. It was a day that I will not […]

The Depressing Pew Forum Study

The Catholic Church is suffering mightily today from two self-inflicted wounds. The first is the clerical sex abuse scandal, involving the gross violation of the most vulnerable members of the community by some priests and the countenancing or enabling of this crime by some bishops. This outrage has been the perfect storm. Not only has it deeply wounded young people; […]