New Year’s is a time to both look back and look ahead.
The past year has been undeniably difficult for all Catholics. The faithful understandably have reacted with anger and frustration to the historic mishandling of child sexual abuse in the Church and the lack of accountability by some bishops. As we look back on 2018, we may also reflect on disappointments, mistakes, sins, and missed opportunities in our own lives, as well as abundant blessings.
At the same time, 2019 . . .