The Rise of the Nuns

By Joe LaGuardia Everyone is making a stink out of the rise of the “nones,” people who do not subscribe to any organized faith or denomination. What about the rise of the “nuns”? A bad pun with a nun?  Not quite.  The Catholic Church in England and Whales is claiming a 25-year record for women recruitment in holyContinue reading “The Rise of the Nuns”

Halloween and the Clash of Religion

By Joe LaGuardia For this week’s article, I researched the background of Halloween and All Saints Day.  After spending about an hour online, I found myself enjoying the research more than anything else because reading about these two holidays was like following Alice into that mysterious rabbit hole.  I didn’t know where I would end up.Continue reading “Halloween and the Clash of Religion”