I regret that this is my last column, but during this particular season I am also thankful.
TEC — Together Encountering Christ — is a three-day retreat program structured according to the Paschal Mystery. Retreatants experience talks, music, discussions, Scripture, liturgy and fellowship.
Thanksgiving couldn’t come at a better time this year, because gratitude is the one inexhaustible natural resources we seem to have a shortage of these days.
The diocesan-wide pastoral planning process is moving forward with Area Catholic Communities and feedback on the proposed parish placements will be taken until Thanksgiving.
It seems, on surface level, we are at a time of darkness and death. Actually, however, we are celebrating life.
In experiencing the best of humanity in Gander, Newfoundland, a couple’s fear and fatigue were met with comfort and compassion.
Each October, we are asked to reflect on the precious gift of life and how we can work more fervently to defend and protect it, especially for the most vulnerable.
On a church-sponsored trip to El Salvador, I was struck by how the story of Archbishop Romero’s faith journey was deeply shaped by the lives and witness of countless faithful people.