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What are you looking for?

What are you looking for? What are you looking for? This may seem like a silly question, but when you make it more specific, there are many possible answers.  If you read “What are you looking for?” posted above a church door, how would you answer the question? We are all on a journey – seeking satisf...
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Monday, October 07, 2013

Built on solid rock

Built on solid rock   Would you fight to the death for the law of God and never back down from the words of the godless?  These are not just the challenges that early Christians faced, they are very much a part of our lives today.  The stories of victory are examples in the lives of holy saints.  B...
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Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Second annual Feast of Booths

Second annual Feast of Booths Genealogy is the study of the history of families and the line of descent from their ancestors. This type of research has become very popular, especially as our respective family trees become more extensive.  Our roots and family history are very important to us.  The history of our faith...
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Monday, September 09, 2013

How lovely is your dwelling place?

How lovely is your dwelling place?   Who is God? When Moses asked this question God spoke to him through a burning bush, "I AM WHO I AM"; and He said, "Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, ‘I AM has sent me to you.’” Exodus 3:14. Where do you see God? Hopefully, it is in the burning hearts of faithful peo...
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Monday, August 19, 2013

How to become an effective evangelist…

How to become an effective evangelist…   Our world is in trouble. If you get discouraged watching or reading the national news, you are not alone. The word battle comes to my mind every time I listen to the “no spin” discussions in the news media. Not to mention all the interesting and combative comments so bravely post...
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Monday, July 22, 2013

The Table of the Lord . . . the 'most holy' place!

The Table of the Lord . . . the 'most holy' place! “My Sheep hear my voice, I know them, and they follow me . . .” John 10:27 There are times in life when consistency is just plain necessary, and when it comes to our spiritual life, this is especially true.  Ordinary things done consistently, become habitual, familiar, and very ext...
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Monday, July 01, 2013

The truth of God's Word and the power of the Gospel

The truth of God's Word and the power of the Gospel “Tried and true” is an expression we can all appreciate.  Once something has been tried and proven, it becomes a source of reliable information. There is no better example of “tried and true” than Jesus.  So what guidelines do you follow in your journey of faith, a...
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Monday, June 10, 2013

Discussing vocations in the Diocese of Evansville

Discussing vocations in the Diocese of Evansville   Do you realize how relevant the gospel stories in Scripture are to each of us? In John 21:1-14, Jesus reveals himself again to the disciples at the Sea of Tiberias. This is a story about fishing, but not about the one that got away! There is a connection between evangelizing and telling fish...
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Monday, April 22, 2013

The Cross and the Altar

The Cross and the Altar The cross and the altar have a very unique connection. The same Jesus who died on the cross is the same Jesus who is present at the Eucharistic altar during each Mass. On the cross He took away our sins; on the altar He provides us with the grace to overcome sin. God’s divine promises of love...
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Monday, April 08, 2013

Keep your eyes on heaven!

Keep your eyes on heaven!   In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. John 1:1.    What about our words? The truth is, without action, the words we speak can be meaningless. The powerful voice of God created all things into being and nothing he created is bad. This is the...
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Monday, March 25, 2013