Listen to God when you pray

It is safe to say that most Christians would readily admit that they would like to improve their prayer life. These improvements are likely as variant as … Read More

The Spirit has been poured upon us

According to recent news reports, as water from the Jordan valley is diverted elsewhere, the water level of the Dead Sea into which this water previously flowed … Read More

Knowledge, dominance and service

The Epiphany invites us to pray with the three Magi, the gifts they bring, the baby and his parents. The dark side of the visit appears in … Read More

A father’s love provided by God

Henry was what many people would call a “loser.” For most of his life his mother could barely take care of herself so Henry had passed through … Read More

Are you prepared for the Lord?

Just before the moment of the Incarnation, nine months before the first Christmas, holy Mary spoke her fiat: “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord. May … Read More

What does God see in you?

Marvin was a tailor, as had been his father and his grandfather before him. When the building in which his family’s tailor shop was located was torn … Read More

Make preparations for a royal guest

I am a great fan of “Downton Abbey,” so when they made a full-length movie based on that TV series I promptly went to see the film. … Read More

Be alert for good work opportunities

Happy New Year! This weekend marks the first Sunday of Advent and, with it, the beginning of the new liturgical year. Colors in church shift from green … Read More

Be alert for good work opportunities

Happy New Year! This weekend marks the first Sunday of Advent and, with it, the beginning of the new liturgical year. Colors in church shift from green … Read More

You are priest, prophet and king

The vast majority of us do not remember the most important moment of our lives … the moment when we were forever baptized into the body of … Read More