Day 50- The Progressive Mile

“ Then he laid hands on the man’s eyes a second time and he saw clearly; his sight was restored and he could see everything distinctly.” Mark 8:25 “piano piano si va lontano” - Italian Proverb, "little by little one goes a long way." The first time that Jesus laid eyes on the blind man, …

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Considering St. Robert Bellarmine’s De Controversiis Part 2

In the last post of this series—part 1—it was discussed the historical disagreement of Thomas Paine, one of the founding fathers of the United States, arguing in his esteemed work Common Sense that theologically the ‘anti-monarchical’ passages of scripture had never been addressed—especially by those who supported monarchy as the best form of government. As …

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Defining 365 Days- A Series of New Beginnings

In the beginning... John 1:1 What is a beginning? In today's gospel reading, a "beginning" means a "starting point." I love that! A moment in time when I can start start again! God creates moments and we can enter those moments if we choose. The world says that tomorrow is another day, but God says …

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