Believe it or not

My struggles with the creed

When the congregation starts reciting the creed, I do one of two things: argue with it in my head, or zone out and stop listening.

What love can’t fix

My dad’s descent into depression

At a chemical level, it didn’t matter that we loved him. It couldn’t penetrate the shield around his sense of self-worth.

Christian stories

Paul Elie has lamented the absence of serious engagement with Christianity in contemporary fiction. He should read Stacia Brown.

A letter to Thomas Merton

It’s been 100 years since your birth and almost 75 since you entered the abbey. You died with your story unfinished.

Believe it or not

My struggles with the creed

What love can’t fix

My dad’s descent into depression

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Reflections of the Lectionary

Reflections on the Lectionary

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