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I Can’t Do It

I CAN’T DO IT I can’t be the priest I am being asked to be. I can’t just be a functionary while the wolves are devouring my family. In so

The Participation Trophy Spirit Has Crept Into Our Church

The Participation Trophy Spirit Has Crept Into Our Church The Green Bay Packers are looking really good, right now. So, it got me reminiscing. I was at that impressionable age,

It’s High Time for a “Lombardi Revival!”

I was a kid in the 1960s, or as we like to refer to it in Wisconsin: “The Lombardi Era.” Inspired by Coach Vince Lombardi and the many titles his

My View on the Great Debate of the Two Forms of the Mass

In attempting to convey my view of where I believe the Church should move, initially, in a “Eucharistic Revival,” I have yet to find a better analogy than a “Military

Cardinal Burke: The Victory of Peace by Praying the Rosary

Cardinal Burke: The Victory of Peace by Praying the Rosary His Eminence, Raymond Cardinal Burke, just sent a letter to all of us and has asked us to pray the

Miracle of the Sun & the Four Woes

MIRACLE OF THE SUN & THE FOUR WOES I believe it is no accident that, in today’s Gospel, Jesus unleashes very harsh deprecations of the spiritual leaders of his day

Is Your religion an End or a Means?

IS YOUR RELIGION AN END OR A MEANS? Jesus is not shy in rebuking the religious leaders of his day (Go Jesus!). Today’s Gospel is not different. “You wash the

On the 450th Anniversary of the Battle of Lepanto, Cardinal Burke Calls for a Holy League!

Holy League History October 7, 2021 marks the 450th Anniversary of the Battle of Lepanto, the formation of the Holy League and the origins of the Feast of Our Lady

Remembering 9-12: Let’s Gather in Those Places of Unity Once Again

Remembering 9-12: Let’s Gather in Those Places of Unity Once Again All of those feelings have come back from the horror of 9/11, as we watched the many heartbreaking memorial

Will It Come Back to Haunt Us or Bless Us?

Will It Come Back to Haunt Us or Bless Us? “For the measure with which you measure will in return be measured out to you” (Luke 6:38). Let that sink