Can Mindfulness Make You Happier? (Part Three of a Four-Part Series)

In my first and second post, I claimed that the mindfulness-based behavioral therapy Acceptance and…

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Can Mindfulness Make You More Virtuous? (Part Two of a Four-Part Series)

In my last post, I suggested that Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) provides a…

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Can Mindfulness Make You a Better Lover? (Part One of a Four-Part Series)

Whenever I ask undergraduate theology students to define love, I am pleased whenever someone…

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Applying a Lonergan Framework to the Problem of Mass Gun Violence

We are all broken hearted – again – by the massacre at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in…

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How a Person’s Values Affect a Community

In a course on World Catholicism at the University of Dayton neatly titled, "Religion and…

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A Protestant Lonergan Scholar in Rome

On January 3, 2018, my plane touched down at Roma Fiumicino airport.  I had arrived in Rome for the…

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A Shared Humanity

Violence across the globe is heart-wrenching.  It is so tempting to blame this or that group and…

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Lonergan and the Barbarians

The Brexit vote was a close run thing. As debate turned from economics to immigration, so did the…

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