Lending Money – Advice from Scripture and the Catechism

At Mass on last Sunday, February 19th, the following passage from the Gospel of Matthew caught my ear: Give to the one who asks of you, and do not turn your back on one who wants to borrow. This passage stood out to me because at first glance it stands in contradiction to another passage, Proverbs… Continue reading Lending Money – Advice from Scripture and the Catechism

Is College Worth It?

The cost of a college education and the associated debt that often accompany a college degree were both hot topics during the recent presidential election cycle.  The price of college tuition has soared and greatly outpaced both incomes and inflation.  One fringe presidential candidate even campaigned on promises of “free” college education for all (rant:  We’ll… Continue reading Is College Worth It?