FINDING TRUTH WHEREVER IT MAY BE FOUND: "Most things don't stay the way they are very long. Knowing this, however, does not make me cynical. Cynical means believing that good isn't possible; and I know for a fact that good is. I simply take nothing for granted and try to be ready for the change that's soon to come." from Richard Ford's "Canada"
QUOTE II: "I'm intrigued by how ordinary behavior exists so close beside its opposite . . . Some people want to be bank presidents. Others want to rob banks." same source
IN OTHER NEWS:
What do you think of the white background? I have no idea how that happened. Such is the case with most of the changes on this blog. All of a sudden the header is smaller and I don't know why. It really is time for a makeover but I barely have time to make a post most days.
A couple of people sent a news item in about busses on the way to the Right to Life March in Washington D.C. sidelined on the highway because of the weather and the students creating an altar out of snow and having their priests say Mass for them. (Let me guess, you didn't read about this or ANY news about the Right to Life March in your local newspaper even though hundreds of people from this area go.) Read more HERE.
I walked into the office of St. Sebastian's Academy of Culture and Arts and saw a small army of mountain dulcimers. "How funny," I said, "Someone just sent me a video of someone playing a dulcimer." Turns out that the two are connected. The instruments were donated by the person who sent me the video to give me an idea of what they are. Now you can know too!
If you want a digital copy of our diocese's new magazine go HERE.
Ed sent this video about our society's crisis concerning masculinity. For example: "By the time a boy turns 6 years old he will have spent more time watching television than with his dad for his whole life." Ten and a half minutes.