I don’t want to die suddenly. I believe that the ‘last mile’ is the most important time of life.Read More
The limit of our liberty To shape ourselves the way we choose Is much like weather’s destiny, Imposed with scarce a thing to lose.
Though old and gray, I am embraced By nature, like a vibrant vine. That’s why my background may be faced, Fermented like an aged wine.
In reminding Congress that their work must protect the human being who is made in the image and likeness of God, Pope Francis reminded our nation that if we are to be true to our history and foundational values, God must remain at the center of all we are, all we do.Read More
While sleeping I had a dream in which Thomas Merton came to me and asked, “Mark, do you know what a monk is?” I thought about it for a moment and said, “No, I don’t.” Merton smiled and said, “A monk is a man who clings to God even when he is in despair.”Read More