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Reflection on the “Call of St. Peter”

February 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Too many times we fail to realize just how human those original twelve men who were called to be Jesus’ Apostles truly were. They had the same concerns we do today: holding down a job,

A Simple Idea for Lent

February 9th, 2016|0 Comments

I discovered a wonderful idea for Lent this year and wanted to pass it along. It is clear, well defined, and so appropriate for this year of Mercy. It is the #LentenMercyChallenge. It involves prayer,

A little Ash Wednesday Humor

February 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Lent in the Year of Mercy: Wake up Call!

January 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Lent is coming early this year and will be upon us before we know it.  Pope Francis has already written his message for Lent 2016 titled “‘I desire mercy, and not sacrifice’: The works of

Why are you Catholic?

January 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Recently, I was asked by a friend: Why are you Catholic?

In my mind I came up with a list of reasons, but when I thought about it, they all really came down to one answer.  Everything

“Look at the Bones!”

November 29th, 2013|0 Comments

Any Monty Python Fan would recognize that line from “Monty Python and The Holy Grail”.  But in real life, who would ever want to see a bunch of bones?  Apparently the Vatican thinks a great

Pope Francis is now a Pharmacist?

November 26th, 2013|0 Comments

This Sunday, Pope Francis appeared at his studio window where he addressed the crowd of 20,000 people packing St. Peter’s Square. The Pope held up a box of what appeared to be medicine.  Across the

The Planned Parenthood Project

November 19th, 2013|0 Comments

Students for Life of America (SFLA) is an amazing organization. Their Mission Statement can be found at the top of their website – studentsforlife.org :

“Abolish Abortion in Our Lifetime”

Last June SFLA polled a group of 18

Caffeine and Christ

November 16th, 2013|0 Comments

I have begun this blog to pass along some of what I have learned over the past years.   I don’t pretend to have all of the answers, but I do know what I want