It may not look like it yet, but spring will be here, eventually. It’s always the same story, when you think about it. The redundant storms and ice-ups give the illusion that the hard work of winter will stretch well beyond our abilities to sustain it, until one morning a songbird diverts the eye to… Continue reading Reception Room
Pope Benedict XVI tendered his resignation a month ago today. As we speak, the Conclave is in session. A successor will be announced in a day or two, a week or two, a month perhaps. All cardinals have congregated to the Pope's private chapel for the momentous event. They will ponder, testify and make recommendations… Continue reading What Does a Pope Eat?