Hgher Plane

A Higher Plane

I was visiting with a friend who loves literature and music. He doesn’t read much history, and he shared his reasons for this. While…

Clock

Dying in Time

It’s something Leo said that gave me a whole new perspective on death, resurrection and Jesus. Of course, we have been singing about the…

Sowing Seed

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…

Transgender Bathroom

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…

Civil War

$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…