The Moment Before the Storm
I’ve been sitting at my desk for the better part of three hours, skimming through news and social media, trying to get a sense of things this week.
It’s not entirely clear to me what I should say. In my entire lifetime as a Catholic, I don’t think I’ve ever seen or felt anything like this. There is a groundswell building in the Catholic world, like the beginning of a scream that starts deep in the gut and begins forcing its way upward. It is a feeling of countless voices beginning to rise in pure, unmitigated outrage.
This afternoon, I spoke to