Life in Peloton

It is patently unthinkable that someone would attempt to win the Tour … [Continue Reading]

The Gift of the Liturgical Reform

Fifty years ago this Advent, on November 30, 1969, the reform of the … [Continue Reading]

Who Were the Magi,
and Why Were They Wise?

“Where is the newborn King?” the Magi from the East asked the people of … [Continue Reading]

Three Magi

Are Eucharistic Prophecies Being Ignored?

The startling news of the lack of faith in the Real Presence of Christ … [Continue Reading]

The Sweetness of Fatima

Catholics begin a new liturgical year by starting with a pregnant … [Continue Reading]

Book Reviews – January 2020

The Catholic Gentleman: Living Authentic Manhood Today By Sam Guzman. … [Continue Reading]

Homilies for January 2020

For Mary, Mother of God, both the Epiphany and Baptism of the … [Continue Reading]

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Life in Peloton

It is patently unthinkable that someone would attempt to win the Tour de France alone. This is the reason why cycling has always been a team sport. At the professional level, even teams are never solo; they come together to form a … continue reading..

The Gift of the Liturgical Reform

Fifty years ago this Advent, on November 30, 1969, the reform of the Eucharistic liturgy called for by Vatican Council II and promulgated by Pope Paul VI went into effect, and Catholics around the world celebrated Mass for the … continue reading..

Who Were the Magi,
and Why Were They Wise?

“Where is the newborn King?” the Magi from the East asked the people of Jerusalem. “We saw his star at its rising and have come to do him homage” (Mt 2:1–12). The Magi followed the star to the newborn King and then, having been war … continue reading..

Are Eucharistic Prophecies Being Ignored?

The startling news of the lack of faith in the Real Presence of Christ in the Eucharist in about 69% of Catholics today should come as no surprise to those familiar with the messages and missions of St. Faustina Kowalska and … continue reading..

The Sweetness of Fatima

Catholics begin a new liturgical year by starting with a pregnant Virgin Mother in Advent, and we start a new chronological year by invoking her once again — the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God. If God “started” with Mary, why sho … continue reading..

Book Reviews – January 2020

The Catholic Gentleman: Living Authentic Manhood Today By Sam Guzman. Reviewed by Austin Barnes. (skip to review) Still Amidst the Storm: A Family Man’s Search for Peace in an Anxious World By Conor Gallagher. Reviewed by S … continue reading..

Homilies for January 2020

For Mary, Mother of God, both the Epiphany and Baptism of the Lord, January 19, and January 26. Mary, the Mother of God – January 1, 2020   Readings: Num 6:22–27 • Gal 4:4–7 • Ps 67:2–3, 5–6, 8 • Lk 2:16–21   usccb.org/bible/ … continue reading..

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A Sacerdotal Summer

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Letter of His Holiness Pope Francis to Priests

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