Pediatrician Eugene Diamond: An Apostle of the Culture of Life
In the final scene of Thornton Wilder's play Our Town, Emily is granted a special privilege. She is allowed to return from the grave to Grover's Corners, New Hampshire, and re-experience any particular day of her choosing.
She selects her 12th birthday. Emily agonizes over the recapitulation of this day since she now realizes that every moment of life should be treasured.
"It goes so fast," she exclaims. "We don't have time to look at one another! Do any human beings ever realize life while they live it - every, every minute?"< Read More >
"To trust God can be risky and even dangerous at times. It requires courage. To be courageous requires that we know the Lord. To know him requires that we pray. Not all of us are called to martyrdom. But each one of us is called to trust the Lord, and to know him, love him, and serve him bravely." - Bishop James Conley