Dear Anne, Do you think I can be holy? Okay, I’m sure you just snorted coffee out your nose when you read that. Maybe because you were with me in Nags Head in 1987 for that little incident involving a street sign and a Molly Hatchet roadie—admittedly, not my holiest moment. But this weekend… Continue reading Holy? Who, me?!
Dear Susan, Leave it to Pope Francis to upstage us. After months of planning to make this past year all about us and our Golden Jubilee celebration, the Pope did a mic drop, declaring the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy right in the middle of our special time. I find it no accident that having… Continue reading A Tale of Two Jubilees: Mercy or Me?
Dear Susan, So, let me ask, when was the last time getting your car washed turned into a mini-lesson on the corporal and spiritual works of mercy? Mercy has been much on our minds this year with the Jubilee Year of Mercy, the book study Beautiful Mercy, the Pope’s book The Name of God… Continue reading Awash in Mercy