Tag Archives: Marc Cardaronella

The Ultimate Decision

This week’s second reading, Colossians 1:12-20, is a Christological powerhouse.

‘If you’re not a sinner, there’s no place for you in the Catholic Church’

This week’s Gospel, Luke 18:9-14, highlights the importance of humility. It’s the Parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector. The spiritual masters often call humility the foundation of the Christian life. It’s the fundamental attitude for approaching God. 1 Peter 5:5 says, “Clothe yourselves, all of you, with humility toward one another, for ‘God […]

On Wealth and Brotherhood

Will money condemn you? This week’s gospel reading, the parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16:19-31) seems to say that.

Suffering as an Education in Christian Life

uffering. Into every life a little must fall…even Christian lives. Some think that shouldn’t be the case.

God will never be outdone in giving

You’re a good Catholic, right? You’re living your faith.

For Love of God…and Neighbor

What’s more important, fulfilling your duties toward God or helping your neighbor?

The most important point of Christian life

What’s the most important thing in the Christian life?

Peace, Reconciliation, and the Wounds Go Together

This weekend is Divine Mercy Sunday, a feast established by Pope St. John Paul II in 2001.

Lessons from the Temptation

Every year on the first Sunday of Lent, we hear a temptation narrative from one of the three Synoptic gospels,

He Brings Glad Tiding to the Poor

What’s your typical reaction to self-help gurus?

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December 15, 2019
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