Meditation and Prayer

From my perspective I seem to be drawn to three types of articles.  Some are written with the intention of relaying new information; finance, politics, foreign lands…just to mention some of my interests. Others are articles written by people debating or complaining about a particular point of view I hold and expounding on why their way of thinking is best. And then there are the…

Lent – A Time to Transfigure Our Lives

While visiting my parent’s church this weekend in Massachusetts their parish priest said something that truly made me stop and reconsider why my faith is so important to me. Father Mullen of St. Brendan‘s, Bellingham MA commented that those with a grasp of their faith are happy people. And he is right. I am basically a happy person, and to be honest, my family is…

Four Degrees

I am reminded once again how close we are to each other…in fact, we are in removed from each other by only four degrees of separation. How else do you explain meeting a man (a very nice man)  who a. Grew up in New Jersey with the man…. b. My niece, who grew up in Michigan, married this weekend in Bay Harbor c. Who now teaches…