Jeepneys, Fried Bananas, and Jungle Jim

My entire trip to the Philippines was a throwback. The purpose of the Egan fellowship was to report on the relief and reconstruction programs run by Catholic Relief Services in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Haiyan.
And I did that. But, along the way I encountered some things from my past that left a deep impression on me.

Relevant Radio, Morning Air Show, Lent, Podcast, Marge Fenelon

Morning Air at 7:15am CST

Friends, Join Relevant Radio’s “Morning Air” hosts John Harper and Glen Lewerenz and me tomorrow, November 13 at 7:15am CST as we chat about how uncertainty can be our best friend. You can listen live here. 

Are you free from idolatry?

Are you free from idolatry? Pope Francis asked that of his listeners this morning during his daily Mass homily as Casa Santa Marta. He asked those present three questions. First, “Do I give?” Second, “How much do I give?” Third, “How do I give?” Those trapped in idolatry cannot give Read more…