The Good in Good Friday

Holy Week began last Sunday. The little girl in me remembers Catholic Palm Sunday masses filled with excitement and hope. The reminder that something big was coming. There were palms that we folded into crosses as we listened to the messages of our beloved sweet Jesus triumphantly riding into Jerusalem. On Monday, Notre Dame caught […]

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On Death & Dying

I watched as the frail hands of a woman stroked her dying husband’s face. I watched as she sobbed in a chair next to his hospital bed. I felt helpless to comfort her in her grief and despair. I have had people in my life have lengthy painful deaths and I have also had people […]

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