Political Love #3 and the “Original (Catholic) Fish Fry”

Friday in the Octave of Easter …they saw a charcoal fire with fish on it… Jn 21:9 CHAPTER 5 A BETTER KIND OF POLITICS Social and Political Charity Political love 182. This political charity is born of a social awareness that transcends every individualistic mindset: “‘Social charity makes us love the common good’, it makesContinue reading “Political Love #3 and the “Original (Catholic) Fish Fry””

A Tree Too Close

Tuesday in the Octave of Easter “What are we to do,…?” Acts 2:37 from Today’s First Reading CHAPTER 5 A BETTER KIND OF POLITICS Social and Political Charity The politics we need 179. Global society is suffering from grave structural deficiencies that cannot be resolved by piecemeal solutions or quick fixes. Much needs to change,Continue reading “A Tree Too Close”

MASS WILL BEGIN SHORTLY: NOT!

Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion CHAPTER 5 A BETTER KIND OF POLITICS Social and Political Charity 176. For many people today, politics is a distasteful word, often due to the mistakes, corruption and inefficiency of some politicians. There are also attempts to discredit politics, to replace it with economics or to twist it toContinue reading “MASS WILL BEGIN SHORTLY: NOT!”

Cancel “Cancel Culture”!

Wednesday of Holy Week Last night at the Chrism Mass Bishop Zurek literally threw down his mask and doubled-down on his Cancel “Cancel Culture” theme for Holy Week. The only difference from his Palm/ Passion Sunday Homily in regards to this topic was the addition of WOKE. My intention is not to defend these ideologies,Continue reading “Cancel “Cancel Culture”!”

Is it Possible to Cancel “The Way of the Cross” Culture?

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion I believe Bishop Zurek still has “no clue”, or at least a Catholic perspective of “Cancel Culture”. …In today’s reality the Sadducees and the Pharisees belong to what is being spoken of and practiced all too much, not only in the United States but in the world, what isContinue reading “Is it Possible to Cancel “The Way of the Cross” Culture?”