Scripture for Life: Like the disciples, we can consider God with such frugality of imagination that we are blind to anything bigger than our own plans and expectations. But God has fashioned us to be capable of more.
NCR Connections: As the Great Basement Cleanout of 2020-21 was thinning out Andrew Greeley's bodice-ripping books and Father Dowling mysteries from the bookshelves, I found a new favorite Catholic novel at the library.
Restorative justice initiatives are taking hold in several institutional settings, especially Catholic institutions and groups. Restorative justice goes deeper than punishment; it involves a search for understanding.