Homilies for April 2017

Fifth Sunday of Lent—April 2, 2017 … [Continue Reading]

Cry of Abandonment? No, Proclamation of Faith

“The New Testament is concealed in the Old, the Old Testament is … [Continue Reading]

Ite ad Joseph

"Ite ad Joseph" (Go to Joseph)—a million pilgrims a year visit the … [Continue Reading]

The Maltese Bishops on Divorce and Remarriage

The ongoing fallout from the ambiguous norms of Amoris Laetitia (AL) … [Continue Reading]

Prayer as the Key to Forgiveness

At times, the word "unforgiven" can be terrifying, especially if … [Continue Reading]

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Question:  Concerning Eucharistic adoration, some chapels have a small … [Continue Reading]

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Homilies for April 2017

Fifth Sunday of Lent—April 2, 2017 Readings: http://usccb.org/bible/readings/040217.cfm EZ 37:12-14; PS 130:1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8; ROM 8:8-11; JN 11:1-45 As St. Paul tells us today, we are consecrated to the truth, not to the … continue reading..

Cry of Abandonment? No, Proclamation of Faith

“The New Testament is concealed in the Old, the Old Testament is revealed in the New.” These words of St. Augustine of Hippo have become axiomatic for Christian Scripture scholars. In particular, when a passage from the Old … continue reading..

Ite ad Joseph

"Ite ad Joseph" (Go to Joseph)—a million pilgrims a year visit the Oratory on Queen Mary Road in Montreal where these words are inscribed at the base of a statue of St. Joseph at the main entrance. In the Old Testament story of … continue reading..

The Maltese Bishops on Divorce and Remarriage

The ongoing fallout from the ambiguous norms of Amoris Laetitia (AL) continues, the most recent being a letter to clergy, “Criteria for the Application of Chapter VIII of Amoris Laetitia,” issued January 8 by the Archbishop of … continue reading..

Prayer as the Key to Forgiveness

At times, the word "unforgiven" can be terrifying, especially if someone does not forgive us. We do not know what to think or what to do. Evil is all around us, and within us, and can easily magnify when forgiving is not … continue reading..

Questions Answered

Question:  Concerning Eucharistic adoration, some chapels have a small monstrance with a door in front of it and when people are not going to be present the whole time they are instructed to close the door. Is it alright to do … continue reading..

Early Spring Reading

  Jennifer Roback Morse & Betsy Kerekes, 101 Tips for Marrying the Right Person (Notre Dame, IN.: Ave Maria Press 2016), 127 pp. $13.95. Paperback. ISBN-13: 978-1-59471-671-3. Reviewed by Fr. James V. Schall, … continue reading..

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Homilies for April 2017

Fifth Sunday of Lent—April 2, 2017 Readings: http://usccb.org/bible/readings/040217.cfm EZ 37:12-14; PS … more...

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Ash Wednesday—March 1, 2017 Readings: http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/030117.cfm JL 2:12-18; PS 51:3-4, … more...

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