Forgive Me, For I Have Sinned...

"It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution." ~ Oscar WildeGrowing up Catholic, confession was one of the dreaded tasks I had no way out of and never looked forward to, but unfortunately it was one of the necessary evils one had to undergo at least once a month. According to Don Battaglini, confession was as essential before receiving communion as scrubbing behind one’s ears is before going to the doctor, and he wouldn’t have it any other way....more

A Tap on the Shoulder

  "The bad things in life open your eyes to the good things you weren't paying attention to before" -- Author unknown    ...more

A Little Girl, a Homeless Man, and a Slice of Cheese Pizza

  It was just a few years ago that I finally realized my children were going to be my greatest teachers in this life. Though I’ve had many other unexpected teachers, nobody has taught me the same lessons my pint-sized guides have....more

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