A Part, Not Apart

From junior high school through college, I drifted from the church. But after college and before I was about to move out of state for graduate studies, I experienced a dramatic spiritual awakening.

Having been away from the Catholic Church for many years, I didn’t think it was possible for me to return, so I thought of joining another Christian church. But before I did, I decided to sit through at least one more Mass. I made my way to St. Peter’s Church in Portland, Maine, and took a...

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About the Author

Rev. Michael Seavey is parochial vicar of a cluster of parishes in Portland, Maine, including St. Peter’s.