Archive for March 21st, 2012

What is ‘Normal’?

What is ‘Normal’?

[ 1 ] March 21, AD 2012 |

Today is World Down Syndrome Day, a day to celebrate the lives of those who have an extra 21st chromosome. It’s also a reminder that we should love and value all people with disabilities. Speaking of which, a couple of our fellow contributors here at the Ignitum Today blog have been asking for lots of prayers […]

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A Lesson Learned

A Lesson Learned

[ 35 ] March 21, AD 2012 |

I don’t usually think to support heresy, but this time, I owed a family member. So on a weekend where I could have been celebrating, well, anything, I packed a bag and spent a “retreat experience” with a group of women who can only be rightly described as “stretch pants ladies” – elderly post-Vatican II […]

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“Standing on the shoulders of giants”

“Standing on the shoulders of giants”

[ 0 ] March 21, AD 2012 |

My earliest memory of Catholic education was my first year of Kindergarten at Our Lady of Victory School in Victoria, TX.  Catholic education is many things, has lost many things, has gained many things, is going many places, places many in wonderful places, and so many other things.  But I am going to give you […]

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