Other Writings

      OTHER WRITINGS

Links to some of my essays and articles.

See drop-down menu above for full text of a few other essays, some poems, and samples of “Life Lines.”.  I’ll post new ones now and then!

 

In The Christian Century:

A Psalm for the Living — https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2015-07/psalm-living

Remembering Victims of War — https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2011-12/prayer-concern

Discerning Desire — https://www.christiancentury.org/reviews/2015-04/god-more-present-you-think-robert-ochs-sj

Extravagant Delight — https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2015-07/extravagant-delight

Surprise and Delight — https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2013-04/surprise-and-delight

Thoughts on Mark 6 — https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2015-06/july-12-15th-sunday-ordinary-time

More thoughts on Mark 6 — https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2015-06/july-19-16th-sunday-ordinary-time

Thoughts on John 21 — https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2013-03/sunday-april-14-2013

Thoughts on Acts 5 — https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2013-03/sunday-april-7-2013

Learning to Pray — https://www.christiancentury.org/article/2008-09/power-line

A Subversive Message of Peace — https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2013-04/subversive-message-peace

 

In Comment Magazine

Choosing Church — https://www.cardus.ca/comment/article/5114/choosing-church/

What Are We Willing to Know? — https://www.cardus.ca/comment/article/4902/what-are-we-willing-to-know/

Learning to Let Go — https://www.cardus.ca/comment/article/4676/learning-to-let-go/

The Essay: An Undersung Art — https://www.cardus.ca/comment/article/4612/an-undersung-art/

The Underestimated Art of Compromise — https://www.cardus.ca/comment/article/4375/the-grey-area-is-holy-ground/

 

In Theology Today

Mercy that Burns: Violence and Grace in Flannery O’Connor’s Fiction — http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/004057369605300306

 

Writings in Medical Humanities

A Place to Put the Pain: Three Women’s Cancer Stories — https://muse.jhu.edu/article/20108

Friends in Need: Illness and Friendship in Adolescent Fiction — http://muse.jhu.edu/article/20297