Wouldn’t going to confession online be so much easier? Eric Ramirez explores what Reconciliation is all about and why the Internet wouldn’t be the best medium for the sacrament.
More than a capacity of the human mind, far more than unicorns or imaginary friends, imagination is a necessity of the human heart. Let’s celebrate it.
Is the imagination of childhood at odds with the truth of adulthood? A potential Calvin & Hobbes movie trailer sets Eric Ramirez’s imagination in motion.
Pope Francis announced the formation of a council of eight Cardinals to assist him in reforming the Roman Curia. Eric Ramirez explains who these Cardinals are and what their task will be.
TJP Roman correspondent Eric Ramirez writes about the dark streets of Rome and being caught up in the throng of those responding to the “fumo bianco.”
Which is cooler and more effective: a minister with facial hair or without? Eric Ramirez wonders aloud about the ministerial impact of beardedness.
A recent “We the People Petition” has Eric Ramirez thinking about Unity, The Hunger Games, and Evil (in that order).
TJP’s Eric Ramirez recently noticed something new about “A Charlie Brown Christmas” that has him seeing parallels between this Christmas classic and the Gospel.
Eric Ramirez, our Roman correspondent, reflects on spending Christmas in the Eternal City.