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Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles Catholic Community

Making Sense of 5 Senses the Kearney Way

Rev. Jim Ryan, PhD  — jimryan6885@gmail.com Co-pastor of Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles Community Wauwatosa, Wisconsin At the beginning of this year, 2020, I chose as my Philosopher buddy, Richard Kearney.  When you google him you discover one of today’s leaders in Continental Philosophy in the tradition of the 3 H’s – Hegel,…
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Reduced & Embarrassed, yet we Glory in the Saints

Rev. Jim Ryan, PhD  — jimryan6885@gmail.com Co-pastor of Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles Community Community blog:  https://maryofmagdala-mke.org/blog In the wake of the deaths in one day, Friday, 17th of July 2020, of Rev. Cordy Tindell “C.T.” Vivien and the Honorable John Robert Lewis, MC, and one day before the 102nd birthday of Nelson…
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Our Open Eucharist

Rev. Jim Ryan, PhD  — jimryan6885@gmail.com Co-pastor of Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles Community Two scripture quotes have equipped me in our 10+ years as a community with all the references I require to define who and how we are, this community of Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles.  One quote defines…
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Freedom Road where The Cross Matters

Rev. Jim Ryan, PhD  — jimryan6885@gmail.com Co-pastor of Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles Community Independence, Juneteenth to July 4, 2020 The idea and the imagery of Freedom Road has much appeal to me.  It speaks of the truth of the journey of freedom that is hard fought and hard won.  In our nation’s…
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