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Archaeology As Sideshow: Digging Up the Dead

I wanted to be a lot of things when I was little: superhero, paleontologist, CHiPs officer, fireman, Jedi, wizard, pope, etc.  One of my more lasting pipe dreams however, was to become an archaeologist, and that early interest in archeology has stayed with me lo these many years later.   619 more words


What Happens When There Are No More Churches?

I remember a time during my childhood when my parents would take us to church on Sundays. It was a regular thing, and we went every Sunday (and special days, of course) without fail, unless we were really sick with a fever. 989 more words


Church Triumphant: Bl. Terrence Albert O'Brien

Today is our saint day In case you missed the last few installments, head there and have a look!

Tiffany at Life of a Catholic Librarian, is blogging about Pope St. 939 more words


In Praise

Praise like cascading waters, like rushing rivers,

Praise like flying birds, and flight of eagles.

Praise like thundering herds cross vast expanse.

Praise written cross skies in clouds and drifting mists.

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God is like....a shoe?

Kids do the funniest things. Here is a paper my kindergartner Joel proudly brought home from school:

As Joel shoved the drawing into my hands, I stifled a giggle. 645 more words


I was Lacking in Veneration and Adoration

For some months now I have been working on my interior life with Jesus.  Getting rid of some things and implementing others.  Still there was an unsettling in my soul.  594 more words