May 31, 2013

Shared Wisdom: Advice for the John Carroll Class of 2013

The John Carroll Class of 2013 is graduating tomorrow. Where does the time go? It seems as if they were just freshmen....Believe me, there has been excitement in the air all week:Fourteen of our seniors returned from Roatan, Honduras on Saturday after serving there for a week at the Sandy Bay
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7 quick takes Friday (Vol. 13)

— 1 —Our 3-year-old son is a genius. At least that’s what he thinks. The other morning at breakfast he said, “Baba, I a genius.”“You’re a what?” John said.“I a genius,” he said, matter-of-factly.We just let it slide and moved on to another topic. We have no idea where he
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We Are Fed… and There Are Plenty of Leftovers!

They all ate and were satisfied.And when the leftover fragments were picked up,they filled twelve wicker baskets. These are the concluding words of the Gospel reading this weekend from Luke on the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, when we hear about Jesus feeding thousands of his
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