Balancing between this world and the next

In last week’s article, I mentioned a question my daughter asked before her great-grandmother’s funeral.  “If Grandma is in heaven, then why is her body still here?” She posed the question while we were on the way to the wake.  Since this would be her and my son’s first funeral, my wife and I explainedContinue reading “Balancing between this world and the next”

On Easter there is certainity when it comes to the cross of Christ

I heard it said on many occasions that one should never discuss politics and religion with family.  Although I don’t discuss the two in mixed company, a conversation without politics and religion with the LaGuardias is like eating a cannoli without the cream.   Bland and incomplete. My father and I have debated politics for years. Continue reading “On Easter there is certainity when it comes to the cross of Christ”