It was a hard decision to stop sharing daily news on the In Spirit and Truth Facebook page and to end the biweekly News Roundup posts. I really value r…
I’m shifting the focus of my writing, and I’m really excited about what’s next. As I explained in my final post on the old blog: I still love to learn,…
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Right after my participation in the press conference regarding the Wisconsin attorney general investigation, I receive a kind note from an editor at Ou…
So, yesterday was quite a day. I travelled to Madison with Awake Milwaukee to participate in a press conference announcing a Wisconsin Attorney General…
I do not like public speaking. It’s not so much that I’m bad at it (I think I do ok), it's that I spend days as a big ball of anxiety and nerves before…
I have spent the last two and half years of my life reading, listening, and learning everything I can about the twin crises of sexual abuse and leaders…
When I began writing this blog in 2019, I didn’t personally know anyone who had experienced sexual abuse in the Catholic Church (or at least, no one I …
When the Catholic publishing company Liturgical Press released a new stations of the cross guide focused on prayers of atonement and healing for sexual…
I came across this powerful story recently on the Adults Sexually Abused by Priests blog. I found the narrative quite moving, so I contacted the author…
My post “Honest Words from 5 Survivors: What I Wish Catholics Understood” seems to have struck a chord with quite a few people. Many Catholics have bee…