Ere the Final Falls

Niagara Falls Ere the Final Falls

Editor’s note: This is the fifth and final post in a series highlighting the corporal and spiritual works of mercy during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. The souls of the just are in the hands of God and no torment may touch them. It seemed in the eyes of the foolish that they were dead … but they... [Read more...]

A Captive Audience

A Captive Audience

Editor’s note: This is the fourth post in a series highlighting the corporal and spiritual works of mercy during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. Remember those who are in prison, as though in prison with them; and those who are ill-treated, since you also are in the body (Heb 13:3). Although Christ... [Read more...]

Mercy You Can Trust

Mercy You Can Trust

Editor’s note: This is the third post in a series highlighting the corporal and spiritual works of mercy during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. “Wow, he can do that?” The child from the South Bronx parish was not watching Cristiano Ronaldo perform a pro soccer move. In fact, the white-robed... [Read more...]

Don’t Leave Him Naked

Along the River, Winter Don’t Leave Him Naked

Editor’s note: This is the second post in a series highlighting the corporal and spiritual works of mercy during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. You’ve seen him lying on the sidewalks. Perhaps it was January, and his skin was ice blue. Or maybe it was August, and he was sunburned red as blood.... [Read more...]

Let’s Eat.

Let’s Eat.

Editor’s note: This is the first post in a series highlighting the corporal and spiritual works of mercy during this Jubilee Year of Mercy. Like any good native South Carolinian, I’ve spent a healthy amount of time in Charleston, one of the best cities our country has to offer. Its natural charm... [Read more...]