May the Irish hills caress you. May her lakes and rivers bless you. May the luck of the Irish enfold you. May the blessings of Saint Patrick behold you. Irish Blessing
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost. G.K. Chesterton
Life hits rough patches for all of us. When the road turns rough, faith is crucial.  It’s also doubly hard.  When so many things are up in the air, it’s hard to leave things in God’s hand. Someone reminded me recently of what I already know.  He said “no problem is too great for God.” …
Where there is no love, pour love in, and you will pull love out. St. John of the Cross
If I keep a green bough in my heart, the singing bird will come. Chinese Proverb
Time is a transient thing.  It slips by quickly unnoticed until days, weeks, months have melted away. Time in a crisis is even more fleeting. I find myself starting again in more ways than one.  But isn’t that what life and faith are all about?  A journey of stops and starts, speed bumps and long …
Dream Over That was the headline for a story on Susan Boyle, the contestant who caught the attention of the world in Britain’s TV talent show – Britain’s Got Talent.  She wasn’t your average – wait, she was your average-looking singer.  She wasn’t this polished, made-up and groomed mega-star like Beyoncé – or whatever she’s …
No one is really happy merely because he has what he wants, but only if he wants things he ought to want. St. Augustine
  If you judge people, you have no time to love them.   Blessed Mother Teresa of Calcutta    
Man is what he believes.  Anton Chekhov