Richard Becker

Richard Becker


Rick Becker is a husband, father of seven, nursing instructor, and religious educator. He resides with his family in South Bend, Indiana, where he and his wife, Nancy, serve as Co-Directors of Religious Education at St. Matthew Cathedral. Rick also serves on the nursing faculty at Bethel College in Mishawaka, Indiana. You can find more of Rick’s writing on his blog, God-Haunted Lunatic, and his Facebook page.


Custody of the Holy Land


WWMD: Of Jeeves, Thomas à Kempis, and the Imitation of Mary


Love From Hell? The Damned Dad’s Lament


What Goes Around Comes Around: The Brigadoon Feast of St. Oswald


Best Answers: Of Nursing, Foolishness, and SNL

Owen Meany

Encounters Lying in Wait: Owen Meany and Paper Moon

Spiegel im Spiegel

Musical Quietude: Arvo Pärt’s Spiegel im Spiegel


On “Silent Night,” SATB, and a High School Choir Director

Edmund Campion

St. Edmund Campion and Our Vocation to Holy Artifice

She Who Must Be Obeyed

Two Thoughts on Mary in October