Rambling Spirit Blog Posts (2013-2018)

Here is a list of the blog posts I've written for the Rambling Spirit Blog at ramblingspirit.com.


The Key to Making Your Words Worth Reading

July 14, 2016

(In many ways, this one captures the motivation behind Rambling Spirit.)

How Being a Sports Fan Can Be a Spiritual Weight Room

Oct 29, 2018

Lack of Statistics and Due Process in Priest Sex Abuse Reports

Aug 30, 2018

Rambling about the Search for Truth

Oct 14, 2017

The Struggle of Being a Young Adult Catholic

Mar 5, 2017

Why We Can't Plan Our Lives (and Why That's a Good Thing)

Jun 16, 2016

Time Capsule

(a poem I wrote in my teens to my future self)

Rambling Spirit's Inspiration and Foundation

May 10, 2016

How to Build a Civilization: Part 1

April 15, 2016

How to Build a Civilization: Part 2

April 20, 2016

Christendom Lost

March 16, 2016

What Drives the Spiritual Quest of Millennial Catholics?

March 9, 2016

Our Catholic Legacy and Culture Revisited

February 16, 2016

Some Reflections on the Incarnation

February 1, 2016

The Problem of Evangelizing: How Our Efforts Can Have the Opposite Effect

November 16, 2015

The Roots of a Vision: How RS Was Conceived

October 2, 2015

Has Christianity Lost Its Flavor?

August 28, 2015

Reality, Joy and Happiness

May 21, 2015

Why Bioethics Is Important to Medical Research

March 10, 2015

There's No Need to Fix an Internet that Isn't Broken

February 25, 2015

Random Prose about Winter

February 24, 2015

Our History in 700 Words

February 21, 2015

Peek Around the Bend: We Need a Culture of Questioners

February 20, 2015

A Few Ways Christians May Relate to Islamic Theology

February 19, 2015

Exploring the Meanings of the New Evangelization

October 23, 2014

What Voice is Missing in the Media Today? We May Know.

October 14, 2014

My First Post on Buddhism (Pardon My Ignorance)

September 25, 2014

Sebastopol: A Smart Growth Community

August 28, 2014

An Attempt to Figure Out the Elusive Media

August 22, 2014

Catching the Spirit of the Age

July 23, 2014

Offering a Cutting Edge Vision to All

July 13, 2014

To all Catholics: Believe in Your Call to Greatness

June 18, 2014

A Little Bit of Faith and Patriotism from Everyday Life

June 6, 2014

Chastity and Chastisement: Understanding the Beauty of Christian Sexuality

April 25, 2014

Send Us Your Bad Poetry. Rekindle Your Childlike Wonder

April 23, 2014

Dear IRS: Don't Forget Who You Serve

April 15, 2014

Rambling About God's Will and Salvation

March 31, 2014

Here's What's Happening: Your Latest Media Scoop

March 23, 2014

Fun with Philosophy: Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road

March 15, 2014

Crimea, Lent and Personal Sanctity

March 11, 2014

The Ideas behind Rambling Spirit Magazine

March 8, 2014

America Lives on Through Small Businesses

March 7, 2014

Science and Catholicism: Two Long-lost Friends

March 6, 2014

Keeping a Blog as a Lenten Commitment

March 5, 2014

Why Rambling Spirit is reaching out to young adults

February 13, 2014

D.A. Kilby

The Tyranny of Tolerance: Governor Cuomo Tells Pro-lifers To Leave NY

January 22, 2014

What the Marijuana Issue Is Really About

January 21, 2014

Think Before You Build: A Critique of Urban Sprawl

January 5, 2014

Please say 'Merry Christmas!'

December 24, 2013

The Pope is Making Headlines! Why Are We All Fighting?

December 18, 2013

How Do We Embody Catholic Culture?

October 28, 2013

Is There Such a Thing as Christian Culture, and If So Does It Matter?

September 30, 2013

Academia's Dilemma Runs Deeper than You Think

June 30, 2013