Playback theatre is an innovative form of non-comedic improv that can be used for healing, compassion, and community.
My name is Andy Otto. For two and a half years I was a Jesuit in the Society of Jesus. It has informed and transformed my life. I have a BA in Communication and a minor in Psychology. I love travelling, swing dancing, Disney, and have lived in Boston, New York, DC, Jamaica, and Orlando.
In the desire for transcendence as a place to find God, we forget that God is in the plain and the ordinary.
I overheard a man say that he knows he is following God when he is suffering. Is this true? Is suffering a measure of our faithfulness to God?
What’s the purpose of beauty God created if we’ll never see it? What about other planets and civilisations and things beneath the sea that we’ll never see? It’s all about love and incarnation.
Jean Valjean teaches us that uncovering reality at all costs is the greatest thing that can bring healing from God.
Are TVs in restaurants a distraction when our conversation dips to silence? Why is silence so uncomfortable for us? Because it reveals those things we have a hard time telling ourselves.
Magis is about freedom and restless desire for greater things.
Les Misérables reveals the true meaning of Lent and of Christian discipleship, all through a bishop and his candlesticks.
The Examen prayer is not just for the end of the day. Start your day with God and assess your desires, feelings, and the possible challenges you face today.