Don't Forget the Baby

December 4, 2016

I do not think the problem is that we forget why we celebrate Christmas... I think the problem is that we forget to remember......Read more

Jesus Remembers

November 20, 2016

In all of the Gospels, there is only one time that a person refers to Jesus by His name. Usually people call Him master,...Read more

Truth and the Five Legged Cow

November 13, 2016

Truth is a casualty of our modern era. We have become very good at sidestepping any admittance of an absolute truth.

President Abraham...Read more

Angels and the Sacrament of Matrimony

November 13, 2016

What is the purpose and function of the sacraments of the Church? Are they merely formalities, symbolic touchstones marking our progress through life? Because...Read more

The Repentant Sinner

October 30, 2016

In 1886 Leo Tolstoy wrote a short story titled “The Repentant Sinner.” In the story a seventy year old man falls ill. He led...Read more

The Persistence of the Burro

October 24, 2016

One of the great mysteries of Christianity is how God uses the virtues of humility and persistence to achieve great things. We see this...Read more

Monica and the Persistence of Prayer

October 16, 2016

Saint Monica is one of the best examples we have of the power of consistent prayer and the way God answers those prayers. When...Read more

Hokusai and the Danger of Becoming Complacent

October 9, 2016

Are you too complacent in your faith?

Complacency is a rejection of things as they might be. "Good enough" is the motto of...Read more

The Battle of Lepanto and the Power of Faith

October 2, 2016

Faith truly can move mountains. It can even win a battle against overwhelming odds.

The tension between the Christian and Muslim world is...Read more

Oskar Schindler and the Sin of Omission

September 25, 2016

Oskar Schindler was a German industrialist living in Poland at the onset of the second World War. As the Nazi war machine began taking...Read more