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School Shootings Cannot Be Stopped

I know the title of this post is depressing, but it’s a reflection of reality. School shootings cannot be stopped. They are just a regular part of life in America now. 507 more words


Rambling on Bishops

St. Ignatius of Antioch’s voice from the first century reminds us that “Everyone the Master of the house sends on His business, we ought to receive as the One who sent him.   473 more words

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So... what just happened?

If you’ve been following the drama that is United Methodist politics, you’re probably aware of the recent statement by the Council of Bishops. The Council recently met in order to deliberate on the report submitted by the Commission on a Way Forward. 695 more words

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Bishops' Motion: Some Guidance

As you may have heard, the UM Council of Bishops made its recommendation regarding General Conference today. You can read the press release here. 69 more words

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Anniversary of Bishop Checchio

Congratulations to my own bishop, Most Rev. James Checchio, 5th Bishop of Metuchen, on the 2nd anniversary of his ordination and installation. Ad Multos Annos!


Are Catholics Naïve About The Media?


Nobody trusts the media today – apparently opinion polls show that journalists and politicians are neck and neck in sharing the public’s dismal opinion about their integrity.  42 more words