Month: March 2012

The Church Everyone Loves to Hate

The Catholic Church is so cool!  Since its very beginnings (aka Christ), it has remained faithful to its teachings and foundations, despite internal corruption and turmoil.  The Church has endured persecution throughout time and today is no different.  What has been a subtle persecution is becoming a full fledged attack on the institution which everyone…

Prophets of a Future Not Our Own

This semester I’m learning a lot about the crazy problems going on around the world.  Between my social morality and social problems classes, it gets overwhelming sometimes.  It is easy to feel hopeless when we look at the devastating poverty that exists in some places and the violations of human dignity that take place every second in…

The Dawn of a Beautiful New Day in Honduras

I’m so sorry I haven’t written about Honduras yet!! The top two things I learned: I need to learn how to speak Spanish for real and I need to start working out. So, as a refresher, I traveled to Honduras two weeks ago with a group of students from my school.  We went to help…