(Recently published online at Homiletic & Pastoral Review) One of the most vexing issues facing ministers in the Church is the raging debate in our media and schools over evolution, and its implications for those of us who believe that God created “the heavens and the earth.” At the heart of this vexation lies a… Read More
Monthly Archives: May 2012
All of us Sherlock fans in the USA saw Sherlock take a dive from a high building to paint the pavement below with his brains last Sunday. I’m sure I was not alone in my dismay when this happened… but the real mind-blower (no pun intended, ahem) was the final scene that revealed Sherlock, alive… Read More
On May 6, 1984, Pope John Paul II canonized the Koreans who were martyred for their faith in the 19th century. Christianity entered Korea via a Korean. In 1603, Yi Gwang-jeong, a Korean diplomat, returned to Korea from China with books of theology written by Matteo Ricci, SJ, the renowned missionary to China. He began… Read More
This is a shot looking up Market towards the Embarcadero. I took this about 12 years ago. I’m planning on posting some more from that time. They were all taken on film and I’ve given this one a sepia tone for fun.
My article “Science & Faith” has been published at the Homiletic & Pastoral Review. Here is an excerpt: One of the most vexing issues facing ministers in the Church is the raging debate in our media and schools over evolution, and its implications for those of us who believe that God created “the heavens… Read More
This is inside the chapel of St. Albert’s Priory in Oakland, CA. This is where the student Dominican’s worship while in formation and studies.
This is a picture I took of one of the carvings on the confessionals. Grand prize to the one who guesses what scene from the Bible this is depicting. More photos here…
Mission Buenaventura, which is located in Ventura, CA the shortened version of it’s full name, San Buenaventura, CA. This city was named after the Franciscan theologian and saint, actually a Doctor of the Church, St. Bonaventure. More photos here…