In the Company of Saints

In anticipation of All Saints Day this Friday, our bedtime routine included a riveting rendition of "When the Saints Go Marching In." After Shea, my three-year old toddler, marched and danced around the living room, I asked her, "Do you know what a saint is?" Shea stopped, smiled, and said, "St. Francis." This answer surprised… Continue reading In the Company of Saints

CALLED TO BE EXTRAORDINARY

Today, the Catholic Church celebrates the feast of All Saints. Saints are a confusing notion outside, and at times, within the Church. Saints are men and women, who like us, lived on this planet. They made mistakes, they struggled, and they suffered. What makes them special, and holy, was how they rose above these parts… Continue reading CALLED TO BE EXTRAORDINARY