Happy (Lenten) New Year!

Lent, like New Year’s, is a time filled with resolutions. It serves as an uber, 40-day booster shot to help us make good on our spiritual “New Year’s” resolutions. This year, I’m tackling the “Big 3” again – giving up coffee, chocolate, and wine. Yes, I just confessed my major sins in print, or at least... Read More

Argentine Tango and the Spiritual Life

On February 14, 1998, my very first article on Argentine tango and the spiritual life appeared in Our Sunday Visitor newspaper. Little did I realize that this article would expand into a full-fledged talk and become a staple of my speaking repertoire. Even now I laugh at the memory of trying to coax North Dakota farmers to the dance floor after giving... Read More

Would You Like Fries With That?

Welcome to my first “TOB Wednesday Blog”! I am finally entering the blogosphere on behalf of my passion and spiritual father – St. John Paul II and his Theology of the Body. My goal is very simply – to help people on the journey to realizing that Theology of the Body is for every body. If you have a body, and I’m suspicious... Read More

  • "Man...cannot fully find himself except through a sincere gift of himself." (GS 24)