Category: Meaning

DeathfamilyOrdinary LifeSpirituality

Final Words

As I wrote this post it happened to be during Holy Week. After a difficult few days when Denis' mother suffered a nosebleed that…

Ordinary LifeSacred/Secular

Summer – Not What You Thought

SUMMER and what you thought would be completely doable suddenly becomes Boot Camp for the unwary. Does this happen to you? You look at…

A Glass DarklyEvangelismJustice

The Growth of Nones

It is an interesting exercise to ask friends what changes going on in our world seem to them to be most significant. The answers…

A Glass DarklyFictionMeaningSkeptics

Reading novels about (Un)Belief

A failure of imagination In the July 30, 2018 issue of The New Yorker, Laura Miller, a Slate columnist published “Accept the Mystery,” a…