Our house looks like a religious order lives here!

My wife decided to take home all of the new cassocks and surplice from the parish so they could be washed and ironed. WOW – that is a lot of black fabric!! But – they have made their way to the parish and will now be ready for a fresh look for all our altarContinue reading “Our house looks like a religious order lives here!”

Pressing Moral Issues of Our Day

What a brilliant commentary on the current political positions surrounding abortion. Bishop Barron makes it clear, this is not just Catholic dogma or generally Christian principles. It is basic moral reasoning. And as such – abortion should be stopped to protect the life of the unborn. https://youtu.be/uQB-O8aJTUc

A Short Visit to the Blessed Sacrament Before Meditation

A Short Visit to the Blessed Sacrament Before Meditation In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. "I place myself in the presence of Him, in whose Incarnate Presence I am before. I place myself there. I adore Thee, O my Saviour, present here as God andContinue reading “A Short Visit to the Blessed Sacrament Before Meditation”

Just seeing her in the dress wrecked me!

This morning my daughter is having a dress test party with the women in our family. I planned to work remotely for the morning to keep out of the way – but with limited places to work from the road – I decided to come back home. When I came in, she was just comingContinue reading “Just seeing her in the dress wrecked me!”

Waiting for the Kingdom

Today is day #2 of the election in 2020.  The campaigns are waging their legal battles, people are gathering in the streets and protesting, making noise and getting agitated.  I am turning my heart towards the Kingdom of God.  As Christians we need to remember that our true home is not here in the Earth. Continue reading “Waiting for the Kingdom”

Do you believe Jesus’ “Truly Truly”?

Having come from a Pentecostal background to the Catholic church….this just “blessed my heart”!! https://youtu.be/VvYeXh3JHco “More people get healed in a Catholic church during communion than Pentecostals… because to us it’s symbolic.” – Benny Hinn Think of all the “Truly, Truly” statements of Jesus that you take literally? Do you take them ALL literally? We believe JohnContinue reading “Do you believe Jesus’ “Truly Truly”?”