Bob Kurland calls himself a "retired, cranky, old physicist," who became a Catholic in 1995. He blogs and teaches adult education classes meant to demonstrate that science and Catholic teaching need not be at odds. He volunteers at a federal prison, at a local hospital and serves as a lector and otherwise at his parish.
Memento mori: I’m planning my funeral, what about you?
That time I took on the housework, like a man!
From Fatima to the Eucharist: The science of miracles
Why I am thanking God for Purgatory
Saint Paul, the anti-Jew? Not to me!
Designer babies vs Catholic teaching
7 Ways the saints can help you sleep better at night
Chicago architect models Vatican City from 67,000 LEGO bricks
Why J.R.R. Tolkien loved to attend daily Mass
An alternative Hail Mary to Our Lady of Sorrows
Bret Thoman, OFS
Exclusive photos: Meet Padre Pio and the place he lived
How Our Lady saved Padre Pio from a violent demonic attack
9 Padre Pio quotes for when you’re feeling scared or uncertain