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That’s My Little Girl

Last night my oldest daughter, Maddie, left on a bus filled with her high school classmates. Their destination? Washington, DC, for the annual March for Life. It was her idea. She said she wanted to experience what it felt like to be part of a group coming together for...

Four Ways to Show More Compass...

Today our guest blogger is Randy Hain, author of Joyful Witness: How to Be an Extraordinary Catholic.  To learn more about the book—or to share stories of faith—click here. Jeanne Lyons’s story, as told in Joyful Witness, is one of overcoming life’s...

Martin Luther King Day

Martin Luther King National Holiday It’s almost 47 years since the assassination of Martin Luther King on April 4, 1968. At the time of his death, Dr. King was 39. For his funeral, Coretta King, who had heard her husband foretell his death, arranged to have a...

Do Your Duty

I have been called to jury duty this week. It’s the second time in five years, which seems like an adequate waiting time between duties, but my last stint went on for 4 weeks, which definitely cramped my work/lifestyle. Though the call leads to initial feelings of...
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  • Carole D.: Thank you, Sharon....
  • Peter Castle: Dr. King’s dream has – in many ways – already been realized....
  • Sharon O'Connell-Holzschuh: Eloquent observations about the law. I now understand those...
  • wbua: Greetings: Also, getting thumped by chastisement ,and saying...
  • Carole D.: Great story -- and I'm sure Pope Francis would be delighted ...