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Book Review: Here Comes Everybody!

Polarization in the US Catholic Church: Naming the Wounds, Beginning to Heal.
Edited by Mary Ellen Konieczny, Charles C. Camosy and Tricia C. Bruce
Liturgical Press, 2016… 2,001 more words

Nothing Said Matters at this Point

Someone along this dismal campaign trail said:  “Nothing matters in this election.”  I think by that he meant nothing said matters, or at least doesn’t matter much as there is a daily tsunami of B. 477 more words


I’m Casting My Vote for Better Characters

I know I’m not the first to observe that the current campaign for president is the most polarizing and divisive in memory; but I may be the first to find a good… 746 more words


Daily Theology Podcast 27 - Mary Ellen Konieczny

Last week I spoke with Prof. Mary Ellen Konieczny of the University of Notre Dame for the Daily Theology podcast. We talked about sociology, polarization, and the text she co-edited with Tricia C. 55 more words

Daily Theology

DT Podcast Episode 27 - Mary Ellen Konieczny

Hello again from the Daily Theology podcast! Today we bring you episode 27, featuring Steve Okey’s conversation with Dr. Mary Ellen Konieczny of the University of Notre Dame! 298 more words


TGIF ..... Thank God It's Finally over tomorrow

Not the election of course, but at least these phony debates supposedly won by whomever we fancy that night, which is likely the one who launches the best zingers and commits the fewest gaffes.  319 more words

The Presidency

Election 2016: Change Comes From Within (The Voters)

DISCLAIMER: As loyal readers know, my blog is focused on living with Rheumatoid Arthritis. From time to time, I wander off topic (cooking, travel, politics). Today is one of those days. 1,152 more words