Which Portals Are You Opening? God’s Gifts or Demons?

In today’s Gospel, Jesus points to one of the ways we all leave ourselves open to either good or bad … Jesus said to his disciples: “Be merciful, just as

Offering Assistance During this Holy Water Shortage

Yesterday, I posted on social media that, in the midst of this “Holy Water Shortage,” as diocese after diocese is mandating the emptying of Holy Water fonts, St. Mary of

Hand or Tongue? Sanitary Reception of Holy Communion

HAND OR TONGUE? SANITARY RECEPTION OF HOLY COMMUNION This is my view, based on 32 years of experience, as well as reading as much as I can on this topic.

The Story of the Combat Rosary

The Story of the Combat Rosary Men’s faith formation has been a pet project of mine for the last half of my 28 years as a priest. Like the Commander

Sign of Peace Suspended … Forever

SIGN OF PEACE SUSPENDED … FOREVER In my homily, today, I reflected upon the time in my priesthood that I began to give greater emphasis to the Heavenly Father. “Hallowed