Monday, November 05, 2007

What a story

At Here There Are Lions Argent has a tremendously moving story. It is a strong reminder that we do not have the luxury of shortcuts when dealing with others' souls. If you're a catechist, it's also one doozy of a battery recharge.

She hobbled through the door last spring a half hour into class time. She made such an entrance that I knew here was Christ disguised. She was a fallen-away Catholic having spent decades dabbling, first with the Pentecostals, and then with the Mormons. She was trouble spelled out with capital letters.
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