The End of Innocence

This film is a finalist in YouTube's Project:Report, a journalism contest that asks amateur reporters to submit stories that may not otherwise be told. I think this is a brilliant effort by Kim from Crystal City, MO under the YouTube name of "Do Good Work". She has done very good work. I highly recommend that… Continue reading The End of Innocence

Kelly in Marquette

Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction. Blaise Pascal Kelly, I read your blog posts for December. I want more people to read it. I want people to read all the blogs of all the people that are still struggling with the damage caused by these… Continue reading Kelly in Marquette

From the “You have to be kidding me” file…

A company called Sacros, formerly known as Patmos, based in Shohola, Pennsylvania is selling a Child's Missal. The publishers of this missal use of a photo of a priest accused of being a pedophile and allegedly banned from ministry by the Diocese of Scranton in the book. Throughout the book, a guardian angel appears who… Continue reading From the “You have to be kidding me” file…

Out of pocket

I have not posted in a little while. There are many reasons for this. Obviously, a glance towards a calendar would indicate that it was the holiday season. This time of year comes with some real challenges. The message of the holiday season and the focus on religious services sometimes can be an overwhelming reminder… Continue reading Out of pocket