THE BOOK OF JOB

I was recently asked, “What’s your favorite book of the Bible?” My mind immediately took me to my favorite verse - Romans 8:38-39. But...

APRIL 14, 2024 GOSPEL REFLECTION

There is a story I heard as a seminarian and which I have recounted many time since. If it isn’t true, it ought to...

ST. MARTIN I

MEMORIAL: APRIL 13 St. Martin was born in Tuscany, Italy at the end of the sixth/beginning of the seventh century. He became a deacon and...

THE BOOK OF JOB

I was recently asked, “What’s your favorite book of the Bible?” My mind immediately took me to my favorite verse - Romans 8:38-39. But...

THE CELIBACY OF ALL BELIEVERS

The Lord is my portion; I promise to keep thy words. Consider how marvelous it is that God has given his Word to us; His...

A BACHELOR PARTY, A BAPTISM, & THE BREVIARY

“If anyone wants to pray with us, we will be on the back deck.” My best friend Chris and I were at a bachelor...

APRIL 2024 KID’S CORNER

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A MOTHER’S REFLECTION ON THE VISITATION

This article is part two in a series reflecting on the Joyful Mysteries from a mother’s perspective. You can find part one on the...

THE GIFT OF CARING FOR GOD’S POSSESSIONS

Recently, while walking up to receive Communion, I found myself “in charge” of all three of my children. Usually, they are split up between...

APRIL 14, 2024 GOSPEL REFLECTION

There is a story I heard as a seminarian and which I have recounted many time since. If it isn’t true, it ought to...

ST. MARTIN I

MEMORIAL: APRIL 13 St. Martin was born in Tuscany, Italy at the end of the sixth/beginning of the seventh century. He became a deacon and...

ST. STANISLAUS

MEMORIAL: APRIL 11 St. Stanislaus was born in the 11th century in Poland to a noble family. He became a priest after being influenced by...

CREATIVE PROMPTS

Inspiration isn’t something that can be turned on, which is why creative professions are often difficult to navigate! What happens when you get into...

OWNING YOUR AUTONOMOUS SELF

Sometimes, when you forget a password (and frankly, which email address you even used to create an account several years ago), a company will...

SINCE HE IS BREAD, WE MUST BE BREAD

Adam Bernard Chmielowski was born in the village of Igołomia in Poland on August 20th, 1845. Despite beginning his studies in Puławy at the...

WHAT IS RELATIVISM?

If there was ever a time when relativism could be treated as a reductio ad absurdum, a self-defeating principle, that time has long since...

GRANDPA PANTOCRATOR

The living room was dark with just enough sunlight breaching his midday nap time security that I could make my way to the floral...

BURNT OFFERINGS: A HOW-TO GUIDE

Being a cradle Catholic is certainly not without its perks. Steeped in Church teachings and traditions for most of my life, I find getting...