Archive for January 2014

Archdiocese of Chicago will close six schools

The Archdiocese of Chicago will close six schools this year.  Despite the immediate uproar of parents and the usual snide comments from the trolls that the sex scandal that rocked the church is to blame, I can tell you what really closed those schools:  Low enrollment. Unfortunately I’ve been involved in the closing of two... Read more »

The Feast of the Epiphany 2013

This Sunday we celebrate the Feast of the Epiphany 2013, the twelfth day of Christmas. I’ve been trying to explain to people since the day after Christmas, that the twelve days of Christmas starts AFTER Christmas day.  I’m not getting through to them.  They are still complaining about the smattering of Christmas songs being played... Read more »