Err on the side of kindness

May 13, 2014 St Anselm’s Chapel Center Today we honor Frances Perkins, public servant and prophetic witness. ¬†She was the US Secretary of Labor from 1933 to 1945, and is largely responsible for the adoption of social security,… Read More

Lessons learned for the road ahead

I attended a college commencement recently and sat through the usual round of graduation speeches, mostly a garden variety of idealistic “carpe diem!” and “full-speed-ahead!” charges to the new graduates. When I graduated from college many years ago,… Read More