Monthly Archives: November 2007

Pope John XXIII and Vatican II

I was born in 1967, a few years after the Vatican II last convened, but it’s effect was still felt by the churches that I attended while I was growing up. I was a navy brat, but eventually my family … Continue reading

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The later years of Pope John Paul II

It took me a while to respect, then later admire John Paul II.  At first I really didn’t like him.  Which was kind of strange, because it seemed like everyone else did like him.  He was the first Polish Pope, … Continue reading

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