Crossing the line from Admiration to Worship One of the most interesting aspects of the recent visit to the United States by Pope Francis was how people responded. It’s clear that he has his critics. Nevertheless, it’s obvious he’s also one of the most popular Popes in recent memory—a man with true celebrity status—a man often described as a very …

Marissa Benavides

Bill Cosby’s Fall

At one time, Bill Cosby was one of the most admired individuals in the USA.  Now, after numerous accusations of sexual misconduct, people have serious doubts about his character.  He needs our prayers! The truth of the matter is that many of those we admire will eventually disappoint us. Living in a celebrity-oriented culture makes us vulnerable to disillusionment.  And …

Marissa BenavidesBill Cosby’s Fall