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Josh McDonald :
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Josh McDonald is a guest contributor to BustedHalo. He writes from Maine.
May 10th, 2004
The Comics on Busted Halo

I love those cream-egg Easter candies. Your know the kind – milk chocolate shell with that gooey sweet sugar cream filling…

May 10th, 2004
The Comics on Busted Halo

I often see her around town. Sitting, wandering, she drifts unnoticed through the streets ot Portland.

May 10th, 2004
The Comics on Busted Halo

One thing leads to another… Seems like that’s always how these things happen.

May 10th, 2004
The Comics on Busted Halo

My divorce is now several months behind me and the Diocese is considering the case for annulment.

May 10th, 2004
The Comics on Busted Halo

“Stop worring.” Jesus says, “about what to eat or drink.” And people like Francis of Assisi, Dorothy Day, and Mother Teresa actually lived like that.

March 14th, 2004
The Comics on Busted Halo

Hey thans man. No problem. Why d’ya do that? you know he’ll just buy booze…

November 19th, 2003

My Mom, my sister, and I settled in at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland, Maine, for the annual Chrism Mass. Even half an hour before the start of the mass the church was filling up with people from all over the diocese. Representatives from every parish in the state were there for the annual blessing of the holy oils used in the sacraments of baptism, confirmation, holy orders, and anointing of the sick. We were lucky to find a pew at all as we claimed our space right by the east side door, just off the parking lot.
The Bishop began his homily, centered on one of the Pope’s many letters to the faithful. He reminded us of Christ’s love in dying for us while we were still sinners and of our own…

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