Tag Archives: Scott McKellar

The Wildness of God’s Love

I have been married almost 30 years but I still remember the first time I went out for coffee with my future wife.

Why do we need an Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy?

Pope Francis has declared the coming the year from December 8th 2015 to November 20th 2016 as an Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy.

What is a Jubilee Holy Year?

The Year of Jubilee was first implemented by the ancient Israelites at God’s command as a system of debt relief and assistance to the poor.

‘But who do you say that I am?’

A recent Pew study surveyed practicing Catholics and 68 percent of them responded that “having a personal relationship with Jesus” was essential to being Catholic.

The First Come-to-Jesus-Meeting

In the world of urban slang, it has become increasingly popular to hear someone refer to a Come-to-Jesus-Meeting.

There can be no communion without personal intimacy

“No, I don’t think I will kiss you, although you need kissing, badly.

A few small things in his hands

I don’t know if you have ever had something happen to you that was extremely surprising or awe-inspiring,

Called, Commissioned and Sent

I don’t know if you have ever had an experience like this, but reading this Sunday’s Gospel reminded me of a strange incident that occurred to me a few years back.

Does God give us the desires of our heart?

This Sunday’s Gospel raises an important question. Do we trust God to give us what we desire?

Christ’s love present for us in His Body and Blood

Love takes time for the beloved

October 09, 2015
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph