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Beacons of Hope

By Fr. Gregory Dick, O.Praem.

A Perfect Storm

By Fr. Ambrose Criste, O.Praem.

20/20 Vision

By Fr. Ambrose Criste, O.Praem.

Writings About Saints

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St. John the Evangelist

St. John the Evangelist

Thinking on needing to preach on St. John the Evangelist, a story I had read in one of Fr. Groeschel’s books on spirituality came to mind, which I now share with you…

Feast of Saint Nicholas

Jesus summoned His disciples and said, “My heart is moved with pity for the crowd, for they have been with Me now for three days and have nothing to eat. I do not want to send them away hungry, for fear they may collapse on the way.”

St. Justin Martyr, Philosopher

When the high school students begin their semester exams, and the seminarians begin their rigorosa, and the temple leaders seek to trap Jesus by starting an argument with a false premise—we briefly examine the role of reason and faith as modeled by the early Roman martyr St. Justin.

Beacons of Hope

Brothers and sisters, I am speaking in human terms because of the weakness of your nature.

Writings For Spiritual Growth

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Something from my Guardian Angel

Something from my Guardian Angel

Who said:  “I know that only love can save the world…and this is my mission forever!”? Answer: Wonder Woman. Who wore a cape, scaled mountains, and drove in a bullet proof car? Answer: Pope John Paul II.

On God’s Radar

On God’s Radar

“We ate and drank in your company and you taught in our streets.” This complaint from people our Lord says He doesn’t know suggests that, in fact, they considered themselves somewhat close to our Lord—at least at one time.

The Manhattan Skyline of the Moral Life

When a father first takes his young son to train him in the art of being a man, there are many apparently unrelated skills the boy has to learn one by one: throwing, catching, swinging, sprinting, sliding, and so on…

Two by Two

“Jesus summoned the Twelve… and He sent them to proclaim the Kingdom of God…”

Messiah v. Mammon

From the dawn of revelation, there were prophecies about a coming Savior. He would later come to be known as the Messiah.

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– St. John Vianney

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