Soul-Sucking Jobs and the Rule of Life

September 22, 2016

“I don’t know what my work schedule will be like next week.” It makes me a little sad to hear this. At first, I didn’t think much about it, but as I encounter more people who sincerely desire to grow in their spiritual life but are feeling stuck, I am starting to evaluate it a bit more. And before I say much more, allow me to state plainly that I…

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Married at First Sight and the Irreducible Mystery of the Human Person

September 3, 2016

In America we’re no stranger to reality dating shows.  I can remember growing up, flipping through the T.V. channels, and occasionally landing on Blind Date, Elimidate, and (who could forget?) the 5th Wheel.  I cannot forget, but I wish I could. As with most things in America, stuff tends to get ramped up when the initial shock or novelty of it begins to wear off.  Whether it’s driven by higher ratings,…

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The Jim Gaffigan Show ends & how to live your personal vocation

August 24, 2016

Recently Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan, the unspeakably hilarious yet incredibly balanced Catholic power-couple, announced that they will be ending their TV Land comedy series, The Jim Gaffigan Show, after just two seasons.  Despite the name, the series was a mutual collaboration between both Jim and Jeannie as both co-wrote the episodes and were executive producers together.  Thus, the decision to end the show was, undoubtedly, a family one. In a message…

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