The Billable Hour and the death of the soul

Someone has recently penned an obituary for the billable hour. I'm a lawyer, and I cannot tell you how much I wish it were dead, but I have doubts that it will actually die any time soon. Most law firms are stuck in the outdated mentality that they can only bill in this one way. And it … Continue reading The Billable Hour and the death of the soul


When You Suffer (Jeff Cavins)

In the great line of books about suffering, including Peter Kreeft's great Making Sense Out of Suffering and my personal favorite, the sadly out-of-print The Pain of Christ and the Sorrow of God by Fr. Gerald Vann, OP,  comes Jeff Cavins's book, When you Suffer. What Cavins offers that others have not is to frame issues of … Continue reading When You Suffer (Jeff Cavins)