Mother Mary

I remember a few years ago, driving at night down 280. It’s this freeway that runs north and south in the San Francisco Bay Area, winding through rolling hills of trees and meadows. I think I was probably heading home from the hospital my wife was staying at, both of us having only recently come […]

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Why Must We Suffer? 

Today, one of the readings at Mass was from a letter written by the Apostle Peter to a church going through a lot of suffering. And Peter, as do the other writers in the Bible, tries to bring some consolation to them. Some of them had lost their homes. They’re friends had been imprisoned, or […]

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