links to 4 helpful articles

1. What’s behind the dramatic rise in 3-generation households?

“… the number of kids living with their parents and grandparents – in what demographers call a three-generation household – has nearly doubled over the past two decades.

“… the share of multigenerational households was rising before the Great Recession – it actually started in the 1980s.”

2. Bonhoeffer’s Answer to Political Turmoil: Preach!

“When all hope vanishes, when fear enters the boat, Christ manifests his presence and power over fear.”

3. There Is Mercy In Heaven, But The Road To It Is Paved By Our Merciful Acts On Earth

“What do you wish for, what do you pray for, my dear brothers and sisters, when you come to church? Is it mercy? How can it be anything else? Show mercy, then, while you are on earth, and mercy will be shown to you in heaven.”

4. Earth has two extra, hidden ‘moons’

“… each Kordylewski cloud is about 15 by 10 degrees wide, or equal to 30 by 20 lunar disks in the night sky. This translates to an area in space about 65,000 by 45,000 miles in actual size — nearly nine times wider than Earth. The clouds themselves are enormous, but the individual particles that comprise them are estimated to measure just a micrometer across.”