Scripture

Revelation: ‘The Seven Seals of Divine Judgment’

As we have already seen, Revelation was primarily written for the encouragement and consolation of those experiencing suffering and persecutions.

Highway to Heaven

Last spring, on April 25, my wife and I experienced one of the saddest moments of our lives together.

Revelation:‘Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God almighty’

As mentioned previously, the book of Revelation can be organized around successive images of Jesus Christ:

A King like no other

A jaded critic of Catholicism might dismiss the solemnity of Christ the King as an archaic liturgy celebrated by an obsolescent institution.

Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The current Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross celebrates three events

Come, Spirit of Peace

The marvel worked at Pentecost by the Spirit of God, as recorded in the Acts of the Apostles, is that people from all over the Mediterranean region hear the Sprit filled disciples in their own languages.

How foolish we are

Parents often marvel in disbelief over the things that young children will fight over.

‘You know what has happened’

One of the casualties of the present age is the inability to arrive at agreement on just about anything.

Waiting for God

If one were to conduct an informal survey on the street where we ask people where food comes from, what would we likely hear from people?

The gift of God

The first rule of being a new husband is never to ask this question: “Dear, what do you want for Christmas/birthday/anniversary/Valentine’s Day?”

Thursday
December 18, 2014
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph