Soul Seeing: I wonder just how many varied kinds of feet my daughter will wash in her new career as a nurse.
Soul Seeing: Many people are doing what they can to help those fleeing Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan, even though their own conditions are desperate.
Soul Seeing: Amid a crowd protesting the Brexit referendum result, I wonder who can judge right and wrong in this binary world of "in" or "out."
Soul Seeing: When I was a kid in the 1950s, all I wanted to be was center fielder for the Chicago Cubs.
Soul Seeing: When my 8-year-old grandson called, I expected a report of his Little League baseball game. This time, he asked me why I left the priesthood.
Soul Seeing: Our ability to laugh and to cry cuts across all cultures and centuries.
Soul Seeing: To be brought to our knees by our sicknesses, our sin, is a great gift.
Soul Seeing: The last time I saw my brother in the flesh was three years ago, in his den, just before summer; we talked about hawks and love.
Soul Seeing: From his hospital bed, my dying father said to me, "Billy, make sure there are a lot of flowers at the viewing."
Soul Seeing: Attendees at the National Catholic Youth Conference saw a few things from a new, unfamiliar perspective, much of it to do with mercy.