On this day when we commemorate Thomas a Becket and the murder in the Cathedral, I simply want to point you to a beautiful piece about him. I also find that it reminds me very much of what is going on in the Diocese of San Joaquin today. See if you agree.
The article is here.
If I don't write again before New Year's Eve, please be safe. I hope your new year is all you wish for it to be.