Reflections

Reflections

Reflections


Showing items for 'August 2016'

22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C (Aug. 28, 2016)

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Great Britain has been called a "shame culture." It's not that the British have any more to be ashamed of than anyone else. It's rather that the fear of humiliation is a big motivator for them. The idea is that British people wake up in the morning with the ambition of getting through their day...

19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C (Aug. 7, 2016)

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Imagine a student at a medium-sized Catholic university somewhere in thePacific Northwest who, after living in a student residence hall for threeyears, decides to spend his senior year off-campus. When he has found asuitable apartment, his mother flies into town to help him move in. She...