Author Archives: MJ

About MJ

Just a Catholic teen ready to give her opinion on anything and everything.

Motherless by Brian J. Gail

Motherless, the sequel to Fatherless, opens about 20 years after the original book.  Again readers join Father Sweeney in his parish life during the time surrounding the 2008 elections.  While Fatherless focused on modern society’s loss of stable father figures, … Continue reading

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Fatherless by Brian J. Gail

I’m not sure how to describe this book so I’ll just write a short review and let you read it yourself.  Fatherless is the story of a parish priest and the families he ministers to during the 1980’s. In it … Continue reading

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Year of the Priest

What’s that old saying, while the cat is away the mice will play. This week I was given control over the blog, after promising to behave, I shall keep that promise. This is going to be a short post; I’ve … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong with Emeth?

The Last Battle by C.S. Lewis is one take on what the end of the world may be like, using the imaginary world of Narnia to create it. While listening to a pod cast on The Last Battle, the hosts … Continue reading

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