I totally took advantage of being the older brother. My desire for more drove my selfishness.
We live in a culture in which money seems to be the answer to all our problems.
Since Lawrence was the chief financial officer in Rome, he was given the option by the Roman prefect to surrender the “treasures of the church” and receive his freedom or resist and be put to death.
We know Oscar Romero because of his outspoken liberation theology, but that is not what marked the majority of his ordained life.
I first learned of Brigid a few years ago while researching Ireland, and discovered that Brigid was another much beloved patron saint of the country, alongside Saint Patrick. I
The youth at the Episcopal Youth Event picked up one book more than any other from the Forward Movement table.