Category Archives: Priests

  1. In Praise of Bland Clergymen

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    February 14, 2014 by lucieromarin

    You know the sort: he rarely smiles; his sermons, though largely inoffensive, are uninspiring recitals of points of catechism we …
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  2. On Clerical Roadkill

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    January 2, 2014 by lucieromarin

    I’ve just realised that I know (or know of) five priests who have left active ministry – of whom two …
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  3. Saints – Available for Relationships Other than Marriage

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    October 19, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The wrong kind of interminable vocation-discussion can have an unintended side effect; it can reduce┬ápersons of the opposite sex to …
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  4. Bishops, Other than the Bad Ones

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    August 11, 2013 by lucieromarin

    So…bishops, huh. We’ve all heard a lot about awful bishops, and I’ll admit that in the past few decades we …
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  5. Good Priests, Largely Forgotten

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    August 3, 2013 by lucieromarin

    The more you look to a priest for leadership, the greater is the suffering when that leadership is not given. …
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  6. Fathers of the Poor

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    July 31, 2013 by lucieromarin

    Inferior priests make roadkill. They break hearts and lose souls; we all know that, and we can all think of …
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