What should "Ground Zero mosque" leader be saying right now?
August 27, 2010
The Washington Post’s “On Faith” blog panelists have shared their thoughts about what the “Ground Zero mosque” leader Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, should be saying in light of the growing controversy surrounding the proposed plans for Cordoba House (the project’s name) about two blocks from Ground... Read More
Aug. 25 Today's Prayer
August 25, 2010
Wednesday, Aug. 25
How often are we wrong about others, Lord? Let us put aside our preconceived ideas. Amen.
New "Saint of the Day" app
August 24, 2010
St. Anthony Messenger Press just released its new Catholic iPhone app, “Saint of the Day.”
Each daily entry includes a brief saint biography, commentary on the saint’s relevance to present-day life, and a reflective quote from Scripture, the saint, or another spiritual writer. The unique... Read More
Aug. 20 Today's Prayer
August 20, 2010
Friday, Aug. 20
Let us not tire of doing good or following Your will, O Lord. Let us continue on Your path. Amen.
Is Obama a Muslim? Some folks think so ...
August 19, 2010
A recent national poll reveals that more Americans now believe President Barack Obama is a Muslim.
I don’t know if that is because he recently waded into the debate regarding a proposal to build an Islamic cultural center and mosque at Ground Zero, or not, but these findings are interesting.
Who said... Read More
More on "Eat Pray Love"
August 18, 2010
OK, judging from everyone’s comments on the posting about Julia Roberts’ conversion to Hinduism, I’d say I struck a nerve.
I wanted to let you know that I’m working on a story about Roberts’ conversion and what local Hindu leaders think about that and her new movie “Eat Pray Love.” Specifically I am... Read More
Aug. 15 Today's Prayer
August 15, 2010
Sunday, Aug. 15
Thank You, Lord, for the summer days that allow us to experience the warmth of friends. Amen.
Aug. 14 Today's Prayer
August 14, 2010
Saturday, Aug. 14
Light our paths, precious Lord, so that we will not stumble or become lost this day. Amen.
Weighty issue: Can you relate?
August 14, 2010
Interviewing gospel recording artist Sandi Patty this week was interesting, especially since I can relate to a lot of what she was saying in her new book “On the Edge of the Divine.”
Her decision to have Lap-Band surgery was of particular interest.
She said she had struggled with her weight and it had... Read More