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Dad, Is the Recession Over Yet?

My children are a constant source of wisdom and clarity for me.  Our sons are nine and 12 and keenly interested in what’s going on in the world.  We share openly and candidly the current state of politics, the economy and world news in a way they will understand.  Recently, my wife and I were discussing the family finances and […]

Keeping the Faith

“Ann” shared with me a concern regarding her young adult children. Although raised in a committed Catholic home, they have recently been left feeling “cold” with the hypocrisy they see in the parish they attend. The son works in a club and regularly observes a lay church leader acting un-Christian-like in the bar—hitting on women, using profanity, and then sitting […]