Donald R. McClarey

Linus and Saint Luke Explain It All

          As an explanation of why we celebrate Christmas each year, the below video is superb and concise.   The words of Linus are of course taken from the Gospel of Saint Luke: And there were

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Inventing Jesus

Ross Douthat has a good post on his NY Times blog responding to Adam Gopnik’s New Yorker piece on the search for “the historical Jesus”. James Tabor, a professor of religious studies, in his 2006 book “The Jesus Dynasty,” takes

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Funeral and Repast for Father Hinds Today

The funeral for Father Edward “Ed” Hinds will be celebrated today, Saturday, October 31,  A.D. 2009 at  10:00am.  The Mass will be the Rite of Christian Burial and simulcast live int he Saint Patrick Parish Center Gym, East/West Rooms, and

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