You can be a modern-day profit

If you are baptized, you share in three special offices of Christ, that of priest, prophet and king. If you have been present at a baptism lately … Read More

Everyone had something to say

It seemed that every time one turned on the news it was the same story. Two members of an online terrorist group had been arrested for planning … Read More

Bring together faith and works

The second reading from the letter of James reminds us of the second great commandment. “Love your neighbor as yourself” (Mk. 12:31). James proposes that we accomplish … Read More

Our works bear God’s fingerprints

When I was in high school in Chicago I took the elevated train every morning with one of my classmates. This girl, who was a friend of … Read More

Living the Scriptures can be difficult

We live in a time where people are looking for answers to a lot of questions, especially how to live a happy and healthy life. Visit any … Read More

God is the true center of existence

In the “Magnificat,” Mary proclaims, “The Mighty One has done great things for me, and holy is his name” (Lk 1:49). Only recently had she been invited … Read More

Allow the Eucharist to guide you

As not only our children, but many American adults as well, tend increasingly toward obesity, these words, whether spoken by medical experts recommending a more balanced diet … Read More

Summer program supports the arts

DE PERE — Among the summer programs that support the arts is Next Stage offered by St. Norbert College Music Theatre. For the past six years, Next … Read More

Bring your grumblings to the tabernacle

I’ve been a longtime follower of a media personality named Katie Linendoll. She recently launched a music career by releasing an EP album (extended play) called “Jericho … Read More

The center of Jesus’ teaching

Sometimes the Gospels have what appear to be incidental comments that, upon reflection, have great significance. The last sentence of today’s Gospel is one of these times, … Read More