The miracle was not just the solar eclipse but its impact, that millions stopped to look up. These days we tend to run low on wonder. This filled us up again.
CBS reports that from 1995 to 2011, the U.S. had an estimated termination rate for Down syndrome of 67 percent, compared to the CDC report in 2013 noting that nearly 17 percent of all pregnancies are aborted, with or without genetic testing.
“Hispanic” is not a race, but an ethnicity. There are Hispanics who are white, black and indigenous. Many embody a mix of these.
Many deaths in our 16 counties that are caused by drug overdose, violence or driving under influence.
May we learn a lesson from your courageous life, so that the other “Charlies” who come after you are treated with dignity and honor.
The barefoot journeys taken through the years are the happiness and joy that are fruits of a life well lived.
The tales of St. Nicholas Owen’s, faith and reason together, stirring the soul while igniting the intellect, prodding us toward our better, braver selves.
With the almost weekly news stories highlighting the impact climate change is having on our planet, we are invited to deeper reflection on our relationship to the earth, to creation, to the environment.