trusting god

I remember once, a long time ago, when my old spiritual director was giving a homily about that question, "Why me, God?" He thought to be clever, and turn the question around into, "Why not me?" It always stayed with me, curiously being one of the first things I thought of as I sat down to… Continue reading trusting god


breaking faith

When I took off my crucifix and St. Raphael medal today, I felt like I was taking off a wedding ring. I've had that little crucifix since I was a baby, when I was baptized. I tried to give it to my priest friend, but he wouldn't take it. I had half the mind to… Continue reading breaking faith