Sunday, April 22, is the Third Sunday of Easter (Year B, Cycle II).
Acts 3:13-15, 17-19; Psalms 4:2, 4, 7-9; 1 John 2:1-5; Luke 24:35-48
Regina Doman, author of young-adult fiction, spoke at Benedictine College recently and demonstrated a common modern fallacy.
“Who is more interesting: bad guys or good guys?” she asked the students.
The answer came back: “Bad guys!”
She asked them why and did an exercise with their answers that was very instructive about what our culture trains people to think of the lives and lifestyles of the good and bad — and how wrong our culture is.
The truth is: Evil is more banal than good, the virtuous are more complex than...READ MORE