Today I was reminded of a man who doesn’t care about your rules and norms, but what he believes is right. So I’ll share his story and what we can learn.
I’ve been consuming a lot of information lately, since I now live with reduced ability to get around. And all that I am consuming has also brought me to this point, this horrible, visceral point… Continue reading “Stab in the gut…”
I often say that phrase, when thinking about plane crashes or drug side effects or car accidents. It is a very selfish phrase because it assumes only about me – I’m already dying, what could be worse?
Well, I found out. Continue reading “What’s the worst that can happen?”
Yesterday we went to the Franciscan Monastery in DC for the annual Lourdes pilgrimage reunion. It was so awesome to fellow malades from the trip and the local Knights and Dames of Malta that could make it! Continue reading “Lourdes Reunion”
Crew: Neil and Carolyn, Gayle, and Ave
- 0700 Breakfast
- 0800 Assemble and “Roll Out” for
- 0930 Papal mass at the underground Basilica
- 1200 Lunch
- 1315 Stations of the Cross
- 1900 Dinner
By request, I’m adding a brief interlude/tangent in the Lourdes trip to address one of the “Don’t let me forget” comments, this one coming from the discussion about the icon of Mary. Continue reading “On Marian faces”