• My unexpected Christmas… and Lent

    by Dan Connors

    It’s Christmas Eve during the Vigil Mass in my parish. There’s  a good crowd of parishioners (including loads of kids), and my wife’s children’s choir is singing. They sound… read more

  • 10 ways to have a better wedding

    by Dan Connors

    I’ve got a lot of friends who work, or have worked, in parishes. I’ve kept my ears open around them, and over the years I’ve heard a lot of frustration expressed about weddings. “I hate wedding rehearsals,” a priest said… read more