Thanks, Mike the Cop. You led me deeper into life.
[This was written ten years ago. Today, precisely, is a good day to repost it. Padre Pio’s feast day. /// BTW, today marks 25 years in prison of Fr Gordon MacRae. Hail Mary… St Michael the Archangel… ///] You can … Continue reading →
A federal election will soon take place in Canada. Over the next weeks, the electoral platforms of the political parties and their leaders will be the focus of attention for the citizens of this land.
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Continuing with our Fall Cycle rollout, while the thread of integrating local cultures into ecclesial life takes center stage over the weeks ahead, for much of the Catholic world, the enduring cloud of abuse crises ever looms at close range – and with little prompting, could return to dominate the scene at any time.
Father George: “Hey, Father Gordon, guess what I did for the first time in my life last night.” Father Gordon: “What’s that, Father George?” Father George: “I did Karaoke! Two songs!” Father Gordon: [deadpan voice] “Were you arrested?” [as such a … Continue reading →