Here are videos of some of my talks.

The Corporal Works of Mercy

The Woman Caught in Adultery

Graduate Counseling Education and Religious Opposition to Counseling Gays about Their Relationships
(My talk begins at the 15:00 minute mark)

Catholic Social Thought and Just Wages

Justice and Joy: Pope Francis’s Apostolic Exhortation on the Joy of the Gospel

Adapting Buddhist Meditation Practices to Christian Prayer

Connecting the Head to the Heart

What Gift Will I Bring?  “(A Christmas Message)”

 

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  • What Do You Desire? July 26, 2020
    We have all heard one or another version of a three wishes story.  In some, a person rubs a lamp and a genie appears offering to fulfill three wishes of the finder.  In others, someone performs some good deed for a disguised fairy and is granted three wishes in return. Most often in those stories, […]
  • Donatello and Mary Magdalene July 22, 2020
    Today is the memorial of St. Mary Magdalene, the first person to whom the  resurrected Christ appeared. One of the first images that comes to my mind when I think of Mary Magdalene is Donatello’s haunting sculpture of her, in Florence.  The statue shows Mary during the 30-year period it is believed she spent fasting […]

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  • Walking With Jesus During Lent February 14, 2018
    Tonight was the opening session of the Lenten Ignatian Retreat at St. Thomas More.  After this initial large group meeting, small retreat groups will meet weekly, and participants will pray each day with materials we provide to them that are based on Weeks 2 and 3 of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. I gave […]
  • Women of the Bible: Rachel and Leah September 19, 2016
    Today was the second session of the Fall Reflection Series that Jennifer Wright and I are offering at the University of St. Thomas (on the Minneapolis campus) this year.  The theme for this five week series is Women of the Bible. In last week’s opening session, Jennifer spoke about Sarah and Hagar.  (You can find her talk […]
  • Women of the Bible: Sarah and Hagar September 15, 2016
    Monday was the first session of the Fall Reflection Series that Jennifer Wright and I are offering at the University of St. Thomas (on the Minneapolis campus) this year.  Our theme for the five week series is Women of the Bible. Monday I briefly introduced the series and Jennifer spoke our our first subjects: Sarah […]