St. Joseph and the Family

We recently celebrated the Feast of the Holy Family, an ideal time to reflect on some of the issues that the Christian idea of family is facing in our ever more secularized (and, I would add, dying) culture. I am aware that this post is being published well after the feast, but then again, any […]

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I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Christmas means going home and going home means spending time with those who know you best. Those who know you best also have the talent of frustrating you the most. It’s a lot easier to be holy at college than when you go home. At least, that’s the way it is for me. When I […]


Music Review: “Ready, Set, Become…” (Kevin Heider)

This song is awesome. Kevin Heider is a talented musician and a personal friend with a few albums out and a 22-track kickstarter this week to boot. The song embedded above is one of my favorites of all time and it is the title track of Kevin’s latest EP, Ready, Set, Become, which you can buy or […]


With the Eyes of Heaven

“At the end of life we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have received, how much money we have made, how many great things we have done. We will be judged by ‘I was hungry and you gave me to eat, I was naked and you clothed me, I was homeless and […]