Parasite and the Plight of the Poor

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4.5._Parasite.m4a Let’s be honest: the Academy isn’t always the greatest at picking the “best picture.” This year wasn’t one of those years. If you are like most people and did not see¬†Parasite, I highly recommend going to see… Read More

Two Popes, One Beautiful Mess

http://traffic.libsyn.com/everydayliminality/4-1._Two_Popes.m4a If you haven’t seen the Netflix original¬†Two Popes, Br. Tito and I highly recommend it. That is, with an important caveat: it’s a complete work of fiction. While, yes, there are in fact two living men who… Read More

The Sign of the Manger

The following is a homily for the Christmas mass during the night. The readings can be found here. The manger. Is there a more important symbol of Christmas than the manger. As Easter has the cross, Christmas has… Read More

What is Franciscan Theology

What does it mean to think like a Franciscan? When people imagine our spirituality, I imagine many picture a tree-hugging hippie communing with nature, a jovial cartoon character with a big belly, or a humble beggar with tattered… Read More

Harry Potter, Death, and the Christian Experience

Is Harry Potter subtly Christian? No… It’s overtly Christian.

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Opening the Doors: The Year of Mercy

On December 8 of last year, Pope Francis officially opened the doors to the “Year of Mercy,” a focused effort to remind us of the mercy God shows us each and every day, and a call to show… Read More