Category Archives: Catholicism

I am a Hellenist, but I keep a pearl-esque rosary on my desk. It reminds me of all things beautiful about everyone else’s religion. -M.

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Epiphany—Flurries of Awesomeness All Around the World

In researching today’s post, I discovered one incontrovertible fact: Epiphany rocks! January 6th, Epiphany, marks the end of the 12 days of Christmas, (12 days of Christmas is actually a thing. Who knew?). It is a celebration of Jesus’ baptism … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween! Stingy Jack Gets a Modern Makeover

So they say The Devil always overplays his hand. We must be careful not to overplay ours first. Continue reading

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But for the Grace of God Go I to the San Bernardino Greyhound Station at 4am

From the low, brown hills at 3:00am, urban coyotes yipped in packs at the full Snow Moon as she presided over an inland California landscape decimated by February heat. The lean beasts are starving, I thought. I crested one of … Continue reading

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Gone Churchin’: Christ the King Catholic Church, Oklahoma City, OK

Entering Christ the King Catholic Church in Oklahoma City, Christ on a cross that touched the ceiling. At his bleeding feet, pumpkins, autumn leaves, gourds, pinecones, apples, abundance of the season. I thought of accounts of Athena in her temple … Continue reading

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