Published Nov 5, 2020 in Pop Culture, Prayers, Spirituality, Sports ~ Approx 3 mins
One Jesuit thought he was done with deer hunting for good when he entered religious life. Then he had an opportunity to hunt earlier this month in northern Michigan. Here’s what he learned about prayer during that time.
Published Sep 18, 2020 in Pop Culture, Sports ~ Approx 4 mins
About two months ago, I received an email from the Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank Marathon staff which told me that, due to continued uncertainty caused by the pandemic, the race was canceled. The message was disappointing but entirely understandable. They did say, however, that I could choose to run the full race virtually: on my […]
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 Jul 3, 2020 in Catholic Writing, Pop Culture, Sports ~ Approx 4 mins
Liverpool F.C. have waited for 30 years to be at the top of English Soccer. This year, the hope of their fans and players finally carried them to claim the English Premier League title. What do they have to teach us about hope?
Published Mar 30, 2020 in Current Events, In the News, Pop Culture, Sports ~ Approx 3 mins
The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted our daily lives in so many ways. Virtually all live sports have been postponed. How do we fans and athletes hold onto our love for the games?
Published Feb 5, 2020 in Blogs, Pop Culture, Spirituality, Sports ~ Approx 3 mins
I’m a proud son of Green Bay, WI, and I have plenty of Packers apparel in my wardrobe. The other day I was at the gym, and given my workout clothing rotation, it happened that I was wearing a Packers t-shirt and shorts – green and gold from head to toe.