Published Oct 9, 2020 in Film, Justice, Pop Culture, Science & Technology, Social Media, Topics ~ Approx 3 mins
Netflix’s new documentary “The Social Dilemma” paints a scary picture of how the tech industry, particularly social media, is having severe negative effects on society. And the lack of objective truth is the cause.
Published Oct 5, 2020 in Creation, Current Events, Economics, Faith & Politics, Global Catholicism, Immigration, In the News, Papal News, Pope Francis ~ Approx 6 mins
On Sunday, Pope Francis released the third encyclical of his papacy entitled “Fratelli Tutti,” on fraternity and social friendship. An encyclical is one of the highest ranking documents from a Pope. In this lengthy letter, he offers critiques of populism, neoliberalism, and militarized borders. He restates a rejection of the death penalty. He calls on all people to recognize and live out our common fraternity. Read this article for a complete overview.
Published Sep 3, 2020 in Current Events, Faith & Politics, In the News, Justice, Spirituality ~ Approx 4 mins
America first! Black Lives Matter! Law and order. Structures of oppression. Amid the turmoil of our world today, the words of the great Old Testament prophet Jeremiah continue to speak to us. What does he call us to today?
Published Sep 1, 2020 in Current Events, Film, In the News, Justice, Pop Culture, Race, Sports, Topics ~ Approx 4 mins
Black Panther fans around the world were saddened to learn of the death of 43-year-old actor Chadwick Boseman last week. He played in several iconic roles, and in each of these films Boseman portrayed a dignity that he carried with him offscreen.
Published Aug 28, 2020 in Current Events, In the News, Pop Culture, Social Media, Sports ~ Approx 4 mins
Lionel Messi, arguably soccer’s all time GOAT, is leaving FC Barcelona after spending almost 20 years with the Spanish soccer club. Sadly, this is the end of an era of soccer.
Published Jun 21, 2020 in One-Minute Homily, Videos ~ Approx 1min
Do you know how many hairs are on your head? God knows that and much more.