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Live out the baptismal call by putting faith into action

One of the great myths among many Catholics today is regarding the notion of stewardship. When the word comes up at Mass in the homily, frequently what goes through a person’s mind is the thought, “Here comes another talk about money.” One can easily derive such a thought because often times, stewardship has been related […]

All people deserve love, respect and compassion

It has been about three weeks now since the two decisions regarding marriage were handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court. Many went into the streets celebrating this “new” freedom. However, it was truly a sad day for the institution of marriage in this country. I echo the words of Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New […]

A basic freedom, religious liberty is eroding

The fight for religious liberty continues. And it must. Each day as I read news articles on the Internet and listen to various news programs on television, I discover more and more examples of violations of religious freedom and other basic freedoms guaranteed by the Constitution on which this country was founded. Some of the […]

New Evangelization reminds all of discipleship

Happy Pentecost to you all! Pope Benedict XVI shared these words in the second year of his pontificate: “But what does it mean to love Christ? It means trusting him even in times of trial, following him faithfully even on the Via Crucis, in the hope that soon the morning of resurrection will come. Entrusting […]

Faith grows when we rediscover his love day by day

We have just celebrated this great feast of the Resurrection and have now moved into the seven weeks of Easter leading to the great feast of Pentecost. Often times, the feast of Pentecost seems to be rather neglected in the life of many Catholics. Yes, it comes seven weeks following Easter, but its prominence in […]