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Why I Am Learning the Traditional Latin Mass

My transformation in the way I approach the Mass began with the first Papal Mass I experienced in 1998 with Pope John Paul II. The formality, reverence, seriousness, nobility and

THE GRID OF GRACE IS DOWN!

“For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the

1916 Military Rosary Inspires New Combat Rosary

Men’s faith formation has been a pet project of mine for the last half of my 26 years as a priest. Among many things, I‘ve wanted us men to rediscover

THE TIME IS NOW FOR THE CONVERSION OF MEN

“Neither theological knowledge nor social action alone is enough to keep us in love with Christ unless both are proceeded by a personal encounter with Him. Theological insights are gained

MAKING CONFESSION MORE AVAILABLE

Here is an idea I’d like to propose to my brother priests. Make the Sacrament of Confession as accessible as possible. For me, I knew it was difficult (if not

Breaking Habitual Sins of the Flesh the Catholic Way

“Whenever you feel guilty, even if it is because you have consciously committed a sin, a serious sin, something you have kept doing many, many times, never let the devil

RESTORED – AWAKENING THE “CATHOLIC” FAITHFUL

Drawing on the wisdom gleaned from centuries of devout Catholicism, St. Mary’s of Pine Bluff, WI, in 2005, sought to restore the treasure chest that is our Catholic faith. The

Archbishop Fulton Sheen: Make the Hour

 “You will have to fight many battles, but do not worry because in the end you will win the war before the Blessed Sacrament.”   RESOLVED TO MAKE THE HOLY

Be Extravagant, Be With Him!!

Drawing from the Palm Sunday Passion Narrative from the Gospel of Mark, we see two unusual inserts into this account. You can listen to my homily about these here. The Woman’s

The Miraculous Medal

The Story of the Catholic Miraculous Medal The story of the Catholic Miraculous Medal traces back to 1806, when a poor farmer’s daughter by the name of Zoe Laboure was