March, 2017

Generous, And Free

Sometimes a line, a phrase someone says or writes catches you and stays with you. Leo the Great, a pope in the church in…

As I Do …

“We’re almost there!” Right. That’s what parents say. It’s as accurate as this line: “I’ll only be a minute.” Twenty minutes later my mother…

$54 Billion to the Military

As the 19th century was giving way to the 20th, there was increasing pressure to declare war against Spain. But the generation who had…

Witnessing Marvels

It was a way of remembering our baptism – that we would dip our finger into a font of water – “holy water” –…

More Popular Than Jesus

It’s just over 51 years ago (March 4, 1966) that John Lennon made the observation, based on the attendance at church in England and…