REFLECTION: Trump’s ‘losers’ are often winners in God’s eyes

by Christine Schenk, NCR Alright, so who else besides me has pretty much had it with the "Trumpertantrums" ruling the news these days? Yes, I'm a political junkie, but the Donald has pushed me to embrace a salutary fast from obsessive media megaphoning of this distressingly hollow man. T. S. Eliot's insightful poem is sadly … Continue reading REFLECTION: Trump’s ‘losers’ are often winners in God’s eyes

REFLECTION: Clueless preaching about the Samaritan woman misses the point

by Christine Schenk, NCR Last Sunday the Gospel about Jesus and the Samaritan woman (John 4:5-42) was proclaimed at my parish. (We used the reading from Year A since we have six people entering the church. Other parishes may have used the Year C Gospel, Luke 13:1-9). This reading overflows with good news that "true … Continue reading REFLECTION: Clueless preaching about the Samaritan woman misses the point