Barry Casey taught religion, philosophy, ethics, and communications for 37 years at universities in Maryland and Washington, DC. He is now retired and writing in Burtonsville, Maryland. More of the author’s writing can be found on his blog, Dante’s Woods. Email him at [email protected]. His first book, Wandering, Not Lost: Essays on Faith, Doubt, and Mystery, is now available.
The Resurrection continues to be our light of hope and our surest lure to faith, our fervent reason to daily cross the abyss.
Many of us live insulated from the rigors of being poor in the United States. We have a steady income, adequate healthcare, a decent school system. We are safe — for now. But now we are in the...
To ask a question is to admit a deficit. It takes a certain humility, a learned virtue that we are not born with.
The Church should always, whether it acknowledges it or not, be in a prophetic tension with the world.