Unique. Special. Remarkable. We all long to be distinctive. And yet, many people walk around feeling like we are merely one among many. As human beings, we share so much with the human race. How are we both universal and unique?
We are all tempted to fall into the trap of believing that we are the exception. The rules apply to “other people”, but they don’t apply to me. Other people should behave a certain way, but in my [...]
Homily from the Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time. In a culturally diverse world, it is easy to see Christianity as simply one more religion among many. Jesus could easily be seen as just one [...]