Why should Catholics love the Blessed Mother? Here are some good reasons and ways to live this devotion!
In 1908 Pope Saint Pius X penned an exhortation to priests, called Haerent Animo. It should be required reading of any Pope, Cardinal, Bishop, Priest.If you are a priest, go read this letter. If you are not, either email the link to your priest… Continue Reading “Pope Saint Pius X to Priests”
Today on the Novus Ordo Calendar the Church celebrated the Memorial of Saint John Vianney, the Cure D’ Ars (1962 Calendar is August 8). This is a remarkable Saint, a zealous priest, and the Patron Saint of priests.
I apologize for this delay! I preached this on the 10th Sunday of Ordinary Time. From the very beginning when God created man and woman, he desired there to be harmony: harmony and peace between God and his people, harmony and peace between the… Continue Reading “Tenth Sunday in Ordinary Time”
Homily for the Sixth Sunday of Easter. Readings for the Sunday can be found here. Sometimes we may get the thought that God loves us because we are good or because we do certain things. Rather, the Holy Spirit through the words we hear… Continue Reading “Pray the Rosary!”
Dear Brothers and Sisters, Our Mother the Church instructs her ministers that after the reading of the Passion narrative, “a brief homily, if appropriate, should take place”(22). There is one thing that strikes me about this profound Gospel passage: Saint Peter followed him at… Continue Reading “Palm Sunday”
This prayer is a good reminder of Lent and also the possibility to always renew our hearts in the Lenten spirit, even if we are late in Lent right now. Here is a prayer given to me by my spiritual director, and I believe… Continue Reading “Lenten Prayer”