News Good deeds and a candle in the smoke by Jeffrey Miller November 23, 2003 written by Jeffrey Miller November 23, 2003 Story about the Cigarette Sister 1 comment 0 FacebookTwitterGoogle +Pinterest Jeffrey Miller previous post It is Time to Excommunicate the Politicians next post Lost in Worship Space You may also like Gay propoganda October 28, 2004 Par for the course September 10, 2007 2008 Catholic Blog Awards March 19, 2008 Not condemnation CondomUnitedNations May 21, 2008 Connecticut priest charged in meth ring January 17, 2013 Vatican says? November 9, 2006 Ave Maria founder speaks September 17, 2003 Nuns in the sun May 8, 2007 First Annual St. Blog's Awards February 4, 2004 "Holy Father, we are in line because you... April 9, 2005 1 comment Michelle November 23, 2003 - 1:08 pm Reminds me of the story Fr. Joe Carroll, head of the St. Vincent De Paul Society in San Diego, sometimes tells about how he got chosen to build the homeless shelter for the diocese. Then-Bishop Leo Maher called him into his office and assigned him the job. Fr. Carroll was not thrilled and said, “But why me?” The bishop smiled and said, “Because you, Joe, are the best hustler in the diocese.” Fr. Carroll proved Bp. Maher right because the homeless shelter he built is now the largest in the county, a veritable city-within-a-city that offers a wide range of services for the city’s homeless. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.