2 /Maite Roche books (published by Magnificat) are a treasure. We love to give 'em and get 'em.
3 /FINALLY: Obama has been nominated for his first Emmy. (He's already won two Grammys; don't forget that Nobel Peace Prize.) "...This can only end with Obama winning the Presidential Medal of Freedom and presenting it to himself."
4 /Judging my by my most recent picks, I could really use this list of un-put-down-able books.
5 /Speaking of books: Willa Cather was my honors English thesis novelist in high school. If you haven't already read My Antonia and Death Comes for the Archbishop, well, get on that.
A man with Down Syndrome owns a restaurant. Hugs ensue. (And now I'm craving pancakes.)
7 /Fr. Dwight Longenecker asks: Is a church is a "preaching hall" or a temple? Or is it both?
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