It's been quite a week. I kind of hoped it would continue right threw Christmas day and beyond. Here I had this great miracle happening in my parish... and then I didn't. Or did I? I saw some pretty amazing things this week: people who had lived side-by-side for years never talking to each other, suddenly getting together for pot luck suppers; I saw a group of kids cleaning up an abandoned apartment building, fixing it up for the homeless; teenage boys came to confession, in droves and I had to...