Tag Archives: vocation

On Being Unconventional III

Let’s consider that, yes, I could go forward for selection to the priesthood. And if I tell the church that I accept its view on homosexuality, they’d be fine with that too. Thing is, I do not accept their position on … Continue reading

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On Being Unconventional II

You may wonder what the “unconventional” aspects of my life are that have caused this whole discussion. I’ll give you a general overview of the things in my life that are unconventional – unconventional meaning: not the usual path. Not … Continue reading

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On Being Unconventional I

The word “unconventional” has crept up too often in the more recent conversations about me and my vocation discernment to be ignored any longer. It seems that to some, namely – and mainly (but not only) – the church and … Continue reading

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Rambling. About the Religious Life. And Relationships. And the Ark. And Stuff.

Generally, people do think it’s crazy when they hear I’m praying and pondering about the religious life as a possible (or even likely?) future for myself. Understandably. The things I would give up on for this.  And yes, I’m very … Continue reading

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The Lost and Found Section

For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it. (Matthew 16:25) I feel so ‘tempted’ to do exactly that…to “lose my life” for God, in the hope of finding … Continue reading

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