Reflections inspired by Archbishop Hughes’ Penance Service

It seems appropriate that I’m looking back and writing these reflections today. Several of my brother seminarians, some dear friends, and a few of my kids are in Washington DC for the March for Life. It is appropriate that we reflect on penance and repentance as we look back on what is one of the darkest “rights” to ever have been granted citizens in the United States, a “right” that, at the same time, negated the most basic right of another group of people. Continue reading “Reflections inspired by Archbishop Hughes’ Penance Service”

Washington DC – Great visit to a friend and more walking than EVER!

So I visited Ana in Washington DC for the weekend. I tried two new restaurants to do some reviews, and walked around the city. I will be putting up my reviews over on Memoirs of a Foodie soon as well as some pictures from the trip, here, but I wanted to share the walking part (since that is so odd for me). Continue reading “Washington DC – Great visit to a friend and more walking than EVER!”