Renaissance Man

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Gender MALE
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Occupation Priest
Location Los Angeles, California, United States
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Introduction In baptism we are buried with Christ and given the power to live as children of God. Beloved and gifted by his Spirit we are each called to prayerfully speak and act on behalf of him whose rule is just and will is love.
Interests God, Peace, Milenium Development Goals, Immigration Reform, Enviromental Issues, Finance Reform, Walking, Hiking, Jogging, Reading, History, Liturgy, Poetry, Cooking, Entertaining, Green Bay Packers, Wisconsin Cheese (especially aged sharp cheddar), Movies, Live Theater
Favorite Movies Babette's Feast, Citizen Cane, Casablanca, Lawrence of Arabia, The Bluebird of Happiness, Lost Horizon, The Lion In Winter, The Wizard of Oz, Gone With The Wind, Somewhere In Time, Schindler's List, Singin' In The Rain, It's A Wonderful Life, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington, The African Queen, All About Eve, The Women, West Side Story, Doctor Zhivago, The Philadelphia Story, Amadeus, Fantasia, Dances With Wolves, Star Wars, Harry Potter Series, Of Gods and Men, The Help, The Artist, Tomorrowland
Favorite Music Anything that doesn't kill plants... Early Music, Gregorian Chant, Renaissance, Baroque (Bach's Messe in H-Moll), Classical, Romantic (Faure's Requiem, Rimsky-Korsakav's Scheherazade), Modern (Igor Stravinsky's The Firebird (Suite)), Modern Sacred (Tavener's The Protecting Veil)and styles such as Cool Jazz, Popular Music of the 30's, 40's, 50's, 60's, 80's, 90's and today's Classical Pop (Josh Groban, Andrea Bocelli) and great inovators, and singers such as Nat King Cole, Bing Crosby, Mario Lanza, Placido Domingo, Maria Callas, Luciano Pavarotti, Jessye Norman, , Jose Carreras, Kiri Te Kanawa, Roberto Alagna, Montserrat Caballe, David Daniels, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Anna Moffo, Victoria de los Angeles, Joan Sutherland, Billie Holiday, Judy Garland, Anita Baker, John Michael Talbot, my friend Sue Ann Pinner, Pink Martini, Erasure, Lady Gaga
Favorite Books A Christmas Carol, Le Morte D'Arthur, The Velvetine Rabbit, Anything by C.S.Lewis, To Kill A Mockingbird, The Hobbit & Lord of the Rings, Grief Transformed: A Miraculous Story Of The Healing Power Of Love Between This Life And The Next, Tattoos on the Heart, Pedagogy Of The Oppressed