Category: catholic

Book Review: ORIGIN, by Dan Brown

In 2003, I remember Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code’s big release. It was met with immediate outrage. Churches opposed it. There were conspiracy theories, and accusations of blasphemy. The hype tsunamied across media outlets (this was a year before Facebook was even invented, and three years before Twitter struck).  So naturally, everyone was reading […]

Book Review: Stephen King’s REVIVAL

“The aftereffects are trailing fragments of an unknown existence beyond our lives,” –Charlie “The Rev” Jacobs I read, in two sittings, Stephen King’s latest novel, Revival. The book (hardcover) is 402 pages. I do not think I need to give much background on who Stephen King is. I will tell you that the first book […]

First Daze of School: Gates-Chili (Part II)

So hopefully you read part one of this blog, First Daze of School: Cardinal Mooney. If not, read it. I’ll wait. Go ahead. Seriously. I’m waiting. Read it? Comment on it? No? Go back. Comment on it. Anything. Praise. Hated it. Whatever. We good? All set? Good. Now. I am working like a dog. Freshman […]

First Daze of School: Cardinal Mooney

I thought it only fitting that since school is starting I would tell all of you about my first two days of high school. Not consecutive days, mind you. See, growing up I went to a Catholic elementary school. St. Theodore’s. From kindergarten through eighth grade. Now, where I live there were three Catholic High […]