Just Wondering – again

I was just wondering if much of the effort of the Catholic Hierarchy to protect the Male Celibate culture was based on fear of women? Does the male celibate culture provide a safe haven from female domination? Does this culture create a mens club where women are not welcome and men are able to be […]

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Just Wondering!

I like to wonder a bit – just to let the imagination take over and wonder about both the intended and the unintended consequences if certain decisions were to be put in place. Wondering can be entertaining, filled with new possibilities or adventures as we walk the human journey together. Obviously, wondering can lead to […]

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Akiba: (Mark Nepo)

“When Akiba was on his deathbed, he bemoaned to his rabbi that he felt he was a failure. His rabbi moved closer and asked why, and Akiba confessed that he had not lived a life like Moses. The poor man began to cry, admitting that he feared God’s judgement. At this, the rabbi leaned into […]

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We are all stories – stories of life coming to be. Each person is wonderfully made; a miracle of life; a wonder to behold. Creation itself – the unfolding of the Universe is a wonder; billions of years in the making, and not finished yet – and we are part of that; we are made […]