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Why You Should Thank a Nurse Today

6 May

“We must sooth and sustain, tend and watch; preaching and practicing patience, till sleep and time have restored courage and self-control.”
~ Louisa May Alcott

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Why I’m Catholic: It’s Home

3 May

The whole flailing, disastrous mess — all true, all somehow in accord with what is, and, despite itself, ably engaged in bringing our distorted grasp of things in line with that reality.

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Why Confession is Always Worth It

20 Apr

“The medicine cannot heal what it does not know.”
~ St. Jerome

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The Importance of Taking Risks and Making Mistakes

25 Feb

“We all fail when we are learning something new.
It’s the key to our success.”

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36 Hours on the Streets of Chicago

7 Jan

“The only true joy on earth is to escape from the prison of our own self-hood.”
~ Thomas Merton, OCSO

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Remembering the ‘Christmas Truce’ of WWI

28 Dec

“That the guns may fall silent
at least upon the night the angels sang.”
~ Pope Benedict XV

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