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There is Something About St. Patrick

Posted by on Mar 17, 2014 in Our Faith | 0 comments

There is Something About St. Patrick

There is something about St. Patrick that is breathtaking. No, it is not a shamrock, although the meaning behind the shamrock has something to do with it.

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God’s Greatest Gift…LIFE!

Posted by on Jan 22, 2014 in Our Faith | 0 comments

God’s Greatest Gift…LIFE!

On this 41st anniversary of Roe v. Wade, defending life, the most precious of God’s many gifts, remains of utmost importance. In defending the right to life of the unborn, we in turn defend the right to life of the aged, the infirm, the handicapped, even children and all those who have no voice to do so for themselves...

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As Far As the East is From the West…

Posted by on Jan 16, 2014 in Our Faith | 0 comments

As Far As the East is From the West…

Don’t you love the idea, the notion, the concept of a fresh start? I love to read about new beginnings. Or listen to life-changing stories and testimonies of people. They renew and energize us. They give us the opportunity to lift up our heads and our hearts and look toward the future. I am convinced that all of us need this type of boost.

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Mary…Mother of God, Mother of Mine

Posted by on Dec 27, 2013 in Our Faith | 0 comments

Mary…Mother of God, Mother of Mine

During Christmas our eyes are drawn toward the figure of Mary lovingly beholding the Infant Jesus lying in the manger or perhaps she is holding Him in her arms. Contemplating Our Lady in her role as mother and caretaker of Jesus as an infant and little boy, it is so easy to imagine her singing to Him, putting Him to bed at night, kissing a skinned knee if He fell while at play.

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More Than Tinsel and Trees | A Thought For Advent

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Our Faith | 0 comments

More Than Tinsel and Trees | A Thought For Advent

I have come to believe that today more and more people are choosing to living in a bubble – a bubble of illusion. It is getting harder to discover who a person really is.

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Yes, Virginia, There Is An Infant…

Posted by on Dec 6, 2013 in Our Faith | 4 comments

Yes, Virginia, There Is An Infant…

Dear Virginia, I am writing to tell you about something that has been on my mind for several weeks. It has to do with the question you once wrote, “Is there a Santa Claus?” and a movie that was made about that question and its answer. That is why I am writing to you about Christmas...

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The Kingship of Christ

Posted by on Nov 24, 2013 in Our Faith | 0 comments

The Kingship of Christ

The Feast of Christ the King…among the feasts of our Lord, this feast particularly seems to be overshadowed by the rushed demands of Thanksgiving and an increasingly secularized Christmas, occurring as it does on the last Sunday of Ordinary Time...

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Hold It High…A Reflection on Veterans’ Day

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in Our Faith | 1 comment

Hold It High…A Reflection on Veterans’ Day

As a child, on both Veterans’ Day and Memorial Day, I remember seeing men dressed in various military uniforms selling paper flowers – poppies – white if your veteran was living and red if deceased.

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The Ultimate Homecoming…All Saints Day

Posted by on Oct 31, 2013 in Our Faith | 0 comments

The Ultimate Homecoming…All Saints Day

Shorter days, a refreshing crispness in the air,…these, coupled with high schools and universities gearing up to host their homecoming festivities all signal that summer has finally yielded to autumn. Even the Catholic Church celebrates its own unique style of homecoming – All Saints Day...

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Mary is More Mother than Queen

Posted by on Aug 22, 2013 in Our Faith | 1 comment

Mary is More Mother than Queen

Assumed into Heaven, Mary is now crowned with glory – the reward for her unwavering faithfulness. Mary, our Mother and Queen, pray for us!

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