My Big Fat Spiritual Life

The scene: 10 eighth-grade religious education students, their teacher, and yours truly—a plucky seminarian who was brought in for “Vocation Awareness Day.”  I talk, explaining…

Food Fight

It may have been the most incriminating moment of my childhood. The culprit: one chubby eight-year-old (me). The accomplice: a sympathetic classmate-slash-junk-food smuggler. The goods:…