Voices — the latest columns and blog posts
It’s the best time of the year — no, I’m not referring to springtime or Easter Season, but perhaps a time even (blasphemously) better…
In my past romantic relationships, it was often a struggle to figure out how best to show my partner love. Was it paying for dinners out? Physical…
I have long struggled to identify with personal stories that read cleanly as: “I used to be (x), but after I committed my life to the Lord, I am (y).”…
If I’m really, really honest here, there’s a small corner of my heart that’s breathing a sigh of relief that Lent is over and Easter has arrived.…
To the unaccustomed eye, the Christian way of describing the events of Holy Week might seem paradoxical, even backwards. The days Jesus eats his…
Busted Halo Family,
I write this companion for the Stations of the Cross as I begin my wait for a kidney transplant. I am blessed to feel healthy, energetic…
Column and blog pages
Busted Halo contributors look at the intersection of faith and politics and examine the role of the Catholic Church in contemporary society.
Andy and Sarah share their thoughts and feelings about the joys, challenges and new discoveries of their first year of marriage.
Caitlin Kennell Kim, seminary grad, baby wrangler, ordinary radical, writes about the life of a convert in the Catholic Church and explores how faith and everyday life intersect.
Busted Halo contributors reflect on the spiritual moments they’ve experienced on vacation — finding God in all sorts of destinations.
Mike Hayes and guest authors give insight into the surprises of Pope Francis’ papacy, shedding light on how and why this pope is doing things a bit differently.
Megan Fincher shares her passion for the environment and simple living and contemplates how she can focus on God by re-focusing her choices.
Busted Halo contributors examine the spiritual themes of your favorite movies. Join us for a unique look at the intersection of faith and Hollywood.
Our writers invite you along on their journeys through Lent. Follow the play-by-play of their personal spiritual practices and share your own.
Vanessa Gonzalez Kraft tries to balance her traditional Mexican-American cultural heritage and Catholic identity, personified by her grandmother La Lupe, with her roles as a young wife and mother.
Rebecca Gallo is trying to put into practice the lessons she learned while walking The Camino. Follow along as she continues her spiritual journey — whatever that might mean.