Table Talk: Episode 5 (5th Sunday in Lent)Listen now (24 min) | [Quick note #1] Go to 12:05 to fast-forward past Gospel reading and jump into the homily if you’d like:) [Quick note #2] These po…
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I know you want to be strong. And you probably are. In many ways. You might think it’s up to you to be strong for your family, friends, co-workers, con…
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It’s interesting to try to see things through a lens of mimetic theory. This is just a fancy way of saying that human/communal behavior is based around…
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It’s been really ominous these last few days when I walk around my neighborhood here in Chicago. Kind of like I’m in a zombie movie I’ll round a corner…
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Right now, we have to hold fast to the spiritual reality that our knowing eyes can’t see God’s renewing, redeeming, and sanctifying activity in the mid…
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When I was a kid, I hated school. Couldn’t stand it. All I could do at school was count the hours before the closing bell rang and I could go home. Ror…
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I had no idea that Lent was going to be so… Lenten. I have a hard time with Lent when we’re NOT in the middle of a worldwide pandemic. Reflecting so in…
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Table Talk: Episode 4 (4th Sunday in Lent)Listen now (40 min) | [Quick note] Everything I publish between now and the beginning of May is available to everyone - both paying subscribers and fre…
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I’ve been anxious-scrolling way too much throughout this pandemic… Scroll, scroll, scroll…What’s happening now? I’ll check the news. Then the stock mar…
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I complained a little bit (seriously, just a little bit) last night about having to now be a “homeschool teacher” on top of everything else with Rory h…
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This week was supposed to be reading week for seminary. It’s the week that we were supposed to lay low, relax, and catch up on reading before midterm e…
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A pitfall of the Christian life
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