I do. Quite deeply and earnestly, though I know it doesn't always come through.
A study recently came out that indicates one in ten adult Americans is a former Catholic. This is, clearly, not exactly good new for or about our Church.
And there are plenty -- loads -- of possible reasons for that, and we could spend a lot of time pointing fingers and grousing.
But that would be silly. Foolish, even. I dare suggest, perhaps even sinful.
Because we have better things to do, like clean up our act and start showing them the way home.
Better blogging minds than mine have weighed in on the issue.