Father Mychal Judge: Ladder to a Bridge

September 11, 2011

There are few individuals who can climb ladders and create bridges to those who are threatening violence and to quietly speak the words we can’t say to ourselves in the heat of the moment, or in the long years of fanning the anger leading up to it: “You don’t need to do this.”

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The Strangely Disempowering Universe of The Power

February 27, 2011

I discovered The Secret more than three years after everyone else.  I’d heard of it in passing, but I was busy during those years, and it was, well…secret.  When I finally got around to exploring it, I learned that a sequel, The Secret: The Power, was just days from publication.  I decided to wait for […]

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The Lovely Ordinary

August 6, 2009

What is larger than life than this? The sun is setting; I have made a breakfast of bread and milk for the morning, my dog is lying by the front door, Geoff is reading on the steps above me, for I am sitting on the stairway in order to be near the west window. It is quiet. The sky is rose. And it is always all that we have…this moment, and it is enough.

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