Thanksgiving in America: A Pause in Our (Un)Civil War

Thanksgiving in America 2019: a one-day truce in the battle for the White House, the impeachment effort, the bitter partisan divide, and the war on religious liberty. I wrote an early post on These Stone Walls back in what now seems an ancient time. The year was 2010,...

Crime and Punishment on the Solemnity of Christ the King

The Gospel for the Solemnity of Christ the King is Saint Luke’s account of Dismas who discerns from his own cross that he is dying in the company of the Son of God. I sometimes write about the stranger things that occasionally happen behind These Stone Walls. There...