Where Am I?

Sorry no posts – it’s summer . . . you’d think I’d have more time, wouldn’t ya? 🙂 Real life has a way of pushing blogging life aside . . . my son is under the weather, my lawn needs major rejuvenation (I dread to see my water bill – as a friend of mine […]

I’m Catholic! :-)

I took a Theological Worldview quiz and, contrary to what my other quiz results have been (here and here) , I am actually 86% Catholic! 🙂 See for yourself: You scored as Roman Catholic . You are Roman Catholic. Church tradition and ecclesial authority are hugely important, and the most important part of worship for […]

We are Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

Another cannabilized post (I always feel the need to tell y’all this – I feel dishonest if I don’t put the disclaimer that I wrote this to an email list and am now posting here!) 🙂 The context: a statement made by another listmember: I don’t know how God can even stand us (or something […]

Yoda Once Again

I took another online quiz, this time to see what Revenge of the Sith character I was . . . and once again I’m Yoda . . . 🙂 The Force is indeed strong with me 🙂 Which Revenge of the Sith Character are you? created with QuizFarm.com Blessings & Peace,Hugo

The Catholic Priesthood

Yet another cannibalized post from the email list I’m on – I was asked about priestly celibacy. 🙂 Priestly celibacy is one of those things where I don’t even try to argue from Scripture 🙂 Many Catholics will, and our official theology throws in a few Scripture verses to support it, but the honest truth […]

Confession Part II

More thoughts on the sacrament of reconcilliation (penance/confession), also culled from a post I made to a mailing list I belong to – the questions I’m replying to are in red . . . 1. Can an individual have his sins forgiven without going to a priest?hmmm . . . easy/tricky question. The Church still […]