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World AIDS Day and the Beginning of Advent: A Reflection and Prayer

Posted by on Nov 30, 2012 in Current Events | 0 comments

If you close your eyes, can you imagine the 34 million people living with HIV/AIDS? Can you see their faces, hear their stories? Part of...

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First Sunday of Advent: Tuning in to the Season

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in Current Events, Lectionary | 0 comments

Jeremiah 33:14-16 Psalm 25 1 Thes 3:12-4:2 Luke 21:25-28, 34-36 One of the things I love about being Catholic is the rhythm of the...

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Working Against the Grammar of Creation

Posted by on Nov 27, 2012 in Current Events | 0 comments

One of the great “promises” associated with genetically-modified crops was the ability to design plants that would not be killed by...

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Lincoln and the Virtues of Politics

Posted by on Nov 25, 2012 in Current Events | 5 comments

Over the Thanksgiving holiday, my family went to see Spielberg’s Lincoln. It is a wonderful movie that reminds us of how good and...

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Let’s Do a Cost-Benefit Analysis on Ourselves…

Posted by on Nov 21, 2012 in Current Events | 1 comment

A friend of mine sent me an article recently published in the New York Times called “Opting Out of Parenthood with Finances in...

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