Thomas Merton. The Pope acknowledged him before congress as an exemplary American. Do you know him as an exemplary American? Maybe you should… just read what he said…
When our forefathers declared independence, they noted that all were entitled to pursue happiness. Does that mean a quiet, comfortable life in the suburbs? What is the termination of a pursuit of happiness?
Dr. King knew strife. He knew resistance. He knew hate. He also knew the presence of God. May his words remind us of God’s presence in troubled times.
Do we really want to live like there’s no tomorrow? It may be seem ignorant to suggest that the kings of the rock lifestyle say ‘no’… but what do the lyrics really say?
I’m Tom Sawyer. You’re Tom Sawyer. Everybody’s a stinkin’ Tom Sawyer… and you love it. Know why? Because.