Depending on Him

The readings for this Sunday’s Mass center on the image of Jesus as the Good Shepherd.

The Fifth Gospel

This Sunday we begin Holy Week with Palm Sunday.

On Being Restored

Have you ever done something very wrong and then felt truly forgiven by God?

Listen to Him

If you are like me, you would be shocked to learn that recent studies reveal that 57 percent of the children born to millennial generation adults are born outside of wedlock.

Cleanse My Lips

Several years back, I was having a conversation with some family members.

The Pope’s Acceptable Year of the Lord: A Time to Experience Mercy and Forgiveness

Several weeks ago, on December 8, 2015, Pope Francis launched the Jubilee Year of Mercy by throwing open the massive Holy Door at St. Peter’s Basilica

Jesus’ Baptism and Ours

The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, closes the Christmas season and opens it outward into Ordinary time

What if God was one of us?

Many years ago a song came out by a singer named Joan Osborne.

Carving out space for God

A couple of weeks ago I went on a men’s four-day silent retreat at Broom Tree Retreat Center in South Dakota

The Greatest Story Ever Told

Over the past few weeks I have been reading J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit” to my sons.

May 06, 2016
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph