Family, holidays, and what to say

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There is something special about this time of year. The unique traditions, decorations, and gatherings associated with Thanksgiving and Christmas are, at least for...

Igor’s top 10

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As I sit here and find the right words to fill this edition’s column, it’s May 23. For most, just one date out of...

Rising From the Dead

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As they descend the mountain, Jesus tells the disciples that they may not speak of the Transfiguration until after the Son of Man has...

Dining with the pelicans

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Once every five years or so, Denise and I scrape up enough to take a nice escape trip, to refresh the mind and body. Because...

The summer of 1987: Baby don’t hurt me

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I remember my very first encounter with love. I was about seven years old at a wedding, and completely enamored by one of the bridesmaids....

Laudato Sí revisited

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“Brothers and sisters, we know that all Creation is groaning in labor pains even until now; and not only that, but we ourselves, who...

A day of gratitude or mourning?

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Last December 16, we marked the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims’ disembarking in Plymouth, Massachusetts, and this year we celebrate the quatercentenary of the...

Embracing a Change in Plans

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It’s said that time flies when one has a good time, and I’ve often found that to be the case. And conversely, it doesn’t...

The truth trap

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Editor’s note: The Anchor would like to welcome Oscar Rivera Jr. to its family of columnists. His entries will routinely appear on this youth...

I guess we originally met at the intersection of …

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I have a fascination with my family history, particularly the Jolivet side. In my research, I find that in France it’s not too uncommon a...

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