Bungee Jumping

Bungee Jumping

From November 14, 2020 Yesterday was the Feast of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini. She was born in a small village south of Milan, Italy. Robert Ellsberg writes, “Trained as a teacher, she dreamed of becoming a missionary to China.” I had a similar dream as a teenager, a dream that led me to a Vincentian Minor Seminary in Princeton, New…

Off to a Rocky Start

Off to a Rocky Start

From November 11, 2020 Yesterday, my first night’s sleep in Haiti was interrupted by the sound of voices from the outdoor kitchen at 3:00am. It was the women of the night staff. Lots of loud chatter. At first, I thought something was wrong, but then I realized that they were starting the process of making breakfast for all the kids…