Reconsidering Our Ecclesiastical Priorities: Penance and Social Justice

Reports out of the Fall USCCB assembly have been mixed, to say the least. News outlets and social-media sources have effectively reported on some of the more controversial statements, discussions, proposed texts, and documents to be the subject of consideration in Baltimore in recent days. To be fair, not everything has been negative. Take, for […]

On The Seduction of Withholding Forgiveness

Last night the Chaplain’s office at Siena College hosted its final of several “Froth and Friars” event, which is something like “Theology on Tap” meets open Q/A with the friars. Students of legal drinking age come to a social with a group of friars and have a conversation about theology, spirituality or any questions that […]