I’m usually not a frequent letter writer or recipient, even as a newspaper columnist.
Peace Be With You
A weekly column offering a Christian and Catholic perspective by native Maderan John Rieping, a graduate of Mt. Angel Seminary who spent 4 1/2 years in formation at Mount Angel Abbey. His website is http://wambly.weebly.com
“Who’s praying for me?” she asked us. When none of her fellow choristers responded, she persisted, “Who’s praying for me?”
You know you’re a Catholic when you’re tempted to genuflect when you cross the center aisle of a courtroom.
A loud bark late one night in 1997 inspired me to ask God to send a watchdog or angel to look after my parents’ van, which I had borrowed.
A 3-year-old supposedly went with his father to see litter of kittens.