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...

Beacons of Hope

Beacons of Hope

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

Rejoice in Sufferings

Rejoice in Sufferings

We read how, when the blessed levite St. Lawrence was being roasted on an iron grill, he turned with a cheerful countenance to say to the Caesar Decius, “Look, you have me well done on one side, turn me over and eat.” Then he gave thanks to God and went to heaven.

St. Martin de Porres

St. Martin de Porres

If there is any encouragement in Christ, any solace in love, any participation in the Spirit, any compassion and mercy, complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, united in heart, thinking one thing.

Writings For Spiritual Growth

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St. Michael’s and the Pandemic

St. Michael’s and the Pandemic

There is a certain thrill that passes through our hearts when we hear about that primitive Christian community in the Acts of the Apostles. That first reading is the charter of our Norbertine life.

To a Safe and Peaceful Harbor

To a Safe and Peaceful Harbor

Just as the Gospel about the multiplication of the loaves was a prefigurement of the Last Supper, so another Gospel prefigures the events which followed the Last Supper.

Help from the Holy Spirit

Help from the Holy Spirit

During this season of penance and mercy, the evil spirit, always envious of the human race, seeks to prevent us from profiting from God’s grace. His strategy is clever and manifold.

Have Faith

Have Faith

St. James admonishes the early Christians and us not to show partiality towards the rich and well-to-do over the poor amongst ourselves in the Church. He reminds us to fulfill the royal law according to the scriptures, Love your neighbor as yourself.

No and Yes

No and Yes

Our Lord admonishes us, “Let your yes be yes and your no be no.” Yet there are several gospel passages where our Lord appears to be saying ‘No’ and ‘Yes’ at the same time.

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