Entries by Lucas Sharma, SJ

We Have a Choice

As we struggle to make sense of our immigration crisis, we are invited to see immigrants as they are—people seeking that same bread of life we long for.

Lucas Sharma, SJ

Lucas Sharma, S.J. is a Jesuit-in-Formation of the Jesuits West Province and currently teaches sociology at Seattle University. He studies American Catholicism and politics, and the work of Michel Foucault. Lucas is passionate about cooking, Celine Dion, and the soap opera General Hospital.  

Day 16: We’re Not Yet There

Most of us are working each day to be more racially inclusive—we’re headed in the right direction but we’re not yet there.

Lucas Sharma, SJ

Lucas Sharma, S.J. is a Jesuit-in-Formation of the Jesuits West Province and currently teaches sociology at Seattle University. He studies American Catholicism and politics, and the work of Michel Foucault. Lucas is passionate about cooking, Celine Dion, and the soap opera General Hospital.  

Words Matter: On Cookies and Conversion

A confrontation with a friend over a seemingly harmless joke creates a shift in racial worldview, echoing Peter & Jesus’ interaction in Sunday’s Gospel.

Lucas Sharma, SJ

Lucas Sharma, S.J. is a Jesuit-in-Formation of the Jesuits West Province and currently teaches sociology at Seattle University. He studies American Catholicism and politics, and the work of Michel Foucault. Lucas is passionate about cooking, Celine Dion, and the soap opera General Hospital.