I’ve only had two pets that I loved dearly: a cat named Spunky and a short-haired dog called Peppy.
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
I’ve been driving more than usual this past week.
“Peace be with you,” the smiling stranger in blue said.
When a catechism teacher supposedly asked her class why they should be quiet in church, a child replied, “Because people are sleeping.”
I went to a woman’s funeral in Fresno less than two weeks ago. I did not know her well, but some of those dear to me loved her much.