Here is my Homily from February 5th, 2017. Thanks for listening!
Cardinal Dolan discusses the tremendous faith and forgiveness shown by the Emanuel AME congregation in South Carolina.
This past weekend, the New York Times printed a story about a remarkable doctor in New York City who exhibits deep spiritual faith. Dr. Joseph Dutkowsky, an orthopedic surgeon specializing in the care of children, is an inspiration and a wonderful role model to all. I was really amazed with his ongoing effort to bridge faith and science in his everyday life. I encourage everyone to read this article.
Here is an excerpt:
Dr. Dutkowsky has made efforts to bridge the chasm between science and spirit. As president of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, he had the…
I was not that surprised to read it, were you?
The Wall Street Journal a couple of weeks ago had a fine piece by Peter Beinart, very effectively making the point that, if Jews in the United States are worried about their children and grandchildren keeping the faith – – and are they ever worried! – – well, the best course of action is to support Jewish grade and high schools.
Mr. Beinart convincingly shows that Jewish children who attend Hebrew private schools are statistically much more likely, as adults, to practice their…