Posts From Fr Richard Heilman

October Devotions

October devotions

November Devotions

November Devotions

Lentcazt with Fr. Z – Shrove Tuesday

Today is Shrove Tuesday, a day upon which many would seek to be “shriven” before the beginning of Lent. In other words GO TO CONFESSION! It is “Fat Tuesday”. When

God’s Law is Personal and Loving

Great article from Msgr. Charles Pope When we speak of God’s law, there is a danger that we might think of it as we think of any secular law. We

Fasting and Abstinence

Matthew 4:1-2: Then Jesus was led by the spirit into the desert, to be tempted by the devil. And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, afterwards he

How is the Devil at Work in the World?

Great article from Fr. Longenecker … There are several reasons why there is an extraordinary interest in demon possession and exorcism. The phenomenon is dramatic and horrible and there will

Twelve Things to Remember If You Keep Falling Into the Same Sin

Great article from Fr. Longenecker … One of the things that gets people down the most when they are really trying to make spiritual progress is when they keep falling

The Brain Science Behind Hunger and Satiation.

Today will be a day to turn away if you really do not like to read about the science behind something. For the rest of us, I will be going

Welcome to the Other Half of Health and Wellness: Nutrition.

Among all those special offers that will be mailed to you at the start of any new year will be gym subscriptions and the endless plethora of “new science based