Letter to My Daughter, Maya Angelou
I am convinced that most people do not grow up. We find parking spaces and honor credit cards. We marry and dare to have children and call that growing up. I think what we do is mostly grow old. We carry accumulation of years in our bodies and on our faces, but generally our real selves, the children inside, are still innocent and shy as magnolias. we may act sophisticated and worldly but I...
Being Catholic Now, ed. Kerry Kennedy
“Everyone is struggling for the proper balance; for comfort, for truth… Each person’s journey within the faith is his or her own. Religion is an intensely personal, deeply felt system of beliefs. It’s rooted in history, in conviction, in pageantry, in family, and in heritage. It inflects our every action and thought. Religion, at its core, has always been about the search...