Pro-life or no? The Church can’t decide in this case

Bus reading today produced a story in my Facebook feed from the Colorado Independent regarding a sad malpractice case against St. Thomas More Hospital in Canon City. Here’s the skinny: In 2006, a young woman, seven-months pregnant with twins, arrived at the hospital in distress. Her OB, who was also the doctor on call that … More Pro-life or no? The Church can’t decide in this case

The burning question over the Presidential Inaugural Benediction

Today’s bus reading included an interesting piece on the GLAAD blog about who should deliver the benediction at the Presidential Inauguration Jan. 21. Apparently the pastor first invited by the White House has backed out after an anti-gay sermon he delivered 15 years ago surfaced. It would be awkward, to say the least, for Obama … More The burning question over the Presidential Inaugural Benediction

And we’re off…

Once, I vacuumed up Baby Jesus. Naturally, I panicked. I’d been cleaning up around the Nativity Scene – sucking up stray bits of straw that had worked their way out of the confines of the modest wooden stable we’d built for the Holy Family. I slipped, just a bit, with the vacuum cleaner hose and, … More And we’re off…