Monthly Archives: July 2016

Praying for the Church while on vacation

Old posts will show that I am not a fan of FrancisChurch.  I find myself on vacation right now.  I haven’t been and won’t be posting much.  So I am praying for the Church and me.  I’m afraid I don’t … Continue reading

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Our Father

In today’s gospel, Jesus teaches us to pray.  Prayer is so needed in these times.  I’ve been mocked about praying.  Some see it as a psychological crutch.  Others that I’m talking to my “invisible friend”.  Of course I am talking … Continue reading

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Pray for Munich

Dear Mary, Mother of God, The city of Munich has honored and adored you and your son for centuries.  In this an age of forgetfulness, look on them with mercy and ask your son to have mercy on us all. … Continue reading

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Our Lady of Fatima

My grandparents  had two big bookshelves in their living room.  They were filled with many different types of books.  One of them was a  history of the apparation at Fatima.  At age seven or eight that was my favorite to … Continue reading

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Return

My title is sort of a personal pun. After being away from blogging, I’ve returned.  I was gone for two days, looking as if I have abanondoned my blogging but – I have returned. I traveled to a funeral.  These … Continue reading

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Day 2 of “Time to Be More Active”

It is heart wrenching to read about the latest terror attack in Nice.  They are all heart wrenching.  But, it is particularly heart wrenching to read about children being mowed down.  My heart goes out to the parents as well … Continue reading

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Time to be More Active

In light of all the terrorists attacks, I think it is time to be more active on my blog.  I have been in a state of ambivalence about blogging.  Some of it has to do with the state of the … Continue reading

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