Contemplare et contemplata aliis tradere – "to contemplate and to give to others the fruits of contemplation"

Areas of Interest / Writing Focus

The Catholic Intellectual Tradition brings together faith, reason, and human experience to compliment humanity’s efforts to love God and neighbor

Roman Catholic religious order founded by Saint Dominic de Guzman. The Order of Preachers (Ordo Praedicatorum) are more commonly known as the Dominicans

A Catholic’s view on Culture and Society recognizes the duality Catholics face: go into the world to make disciples, yet avoid being conformed to it

Catholics need to be concerned about current events! Any headlines including politics, economics, education, etc., will be looked at through a Catholic lens

Catholic bioethics values all life as a gift of God. Topics include: sexuality, marriage, reproduction, birth control, sterilization and abortion

Catholic New Media looks at Christians spreading their faith using new media tools such as: blogging, videos, music, and their activity on social networks

When complete, this section will feature videos from various talks I have given.

This section features some of my “religious” photography.

Most Recent Blog Posts

God as a “Process Engineer”

God as a “Process Engineer”

A process engineer oversees the design, operation, control, and optimization of a system. Dominic Halsmer thinks of God as process engineer for creation.