Protected: Trust: What Would Mary Do?

Tradition holds that Mary was in the midst of prayer when the Archangel Gabriel came with his message. At that moment, her mind, her soul, her heart, her very body, was prepared to receive. “Hail, full of grace,” he greeted her. It was her life of prayer...
Humans + Animal Behavior: Offensive or Not?

Humans + Animal Behavior: Offensive or Not?

The Internet seems to have lost its collective brain cells again, this time thanks to boxing superstar and pride of the Philippines Manny Pacquiao’s statement on same sex “marriage”, saying, Common sense lang. Makakita ka ba ng any animals na lalaki...

Permanence and the Intimacy of Marriage

A recent conversation with the 6-year-old alarmed me. He was sitting on the couch as I folded laundry and out of the blue he burst out, “I think I want to have a child, but I don’t think I’ll get married.” I tried to answer calmly, “Why...

What Nino Read, December 2015

including rereads and partially read Arts and Crafts: The Little Book of Whittling Literature: The Sword in the Tree The House on the Cliff/The Tower Treasure (Hardy Boys) Get Into Gear, Stilton! Curious George Visits the Library The Case of the Mummy Mystery (Jigsaw...