Tag: Religion

Where’s the Real Jesus?

In our daily hubbub we forgot to add Jesus, Mary, and Joseph to our stable scene on Christmas Eve. Today is the feast of the Epiphany, so I decided to rectify that oversight and also add the three magi. I had Alex help with the Holy Family and Joel help with the magi. Alex asked … Continue reading »

Bitterness, Anger, Shouting, and Reviling

Ever have an experience at religious service when it really seems like the readings are meant specifically for you? That happened to me this morning at mass. Here’s the second reading for today: “Brothers and sisters: Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with which you were sealed for the day of redemption. All bitterness, fury, anger, … Continue reading »

Graceful Lily

This cute little milestone for Lily is a few weeks old, but I didn’t get around to blogging about it until now. Every evening before we eat dinner, Amanda and I lead Alex and Joel in saying grace. One evening …

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Surprise! It’s a Funeral!

The kids and I had an interesting experience this morning. Our neighborhood parish, St. Rosalia, offers daily mass on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. I wish it was offered every weekday, but that’s a topic for another day. I meet with …

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Fr. Beavis and Fr. Butt-head?

Explanation here.