In the weeks leading up to the election of Pope Francis, debates about various papal candidates dominated the press and, if you’re like me, the conversation at home. And whether Catholics consulted with their parish priest or with Paddy Power, it is likely that many had in mind a shortlist of probable popes — and were rooting for a favorite or two.
God of Surprises
Read Phil Fox Rose’s column on “conscious gift shopping” and consider giving gifts that are handmade or from locally owned businesses.
Everybody seems to be spiritual these days — from your college roommate, to the person in the office cubicle next to yours, to every other…