I Don’t Have to Be Perfect…

Deacon Blog                                                                                           February 27, 2021  I Don’t have to be perfect… A gentle warning here… this blog is for all the young people in our lives. If you are a parent, grand-parent, teacher, priest or deacon, or have young people in your life, I suggest you read

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Understanding of a Lifetime

Deacon Blog                                                                                           February 21, 2021  The Understanding of a Lifetime A short while ago a professor of mine challenged me to respond to an article in a Catholic publication that reported 57% of Catholics do not believe that Jesus is GOD. Think about that for a moment.

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The Language of Despair

Deacon Blog                                                                                             January 31, 2021  The Language of Despair Truly I am not one to say “I told you so”, but… Whenever I heard people say they could not wait for 2020 to be over, I kept saying “Careful, 2021 could end up looking like 2020’s ‘evil

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Two Greatest Moments in Life

Deacon Blog                                                                                                 Nov. 1,2020  Two Greatest Moments in Life A final thought on the Greatest Commandment from last Sunday. There is a certain literary process that is important in developing the perspective of Sacred Scripture as a living and contemporary presence in your life. In my homily

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Discernment

Deacon Blog                                                                                                 Aug 2,2020  Discernment A while back someone asked me about discernment, not so much about a specific issue but the process. They had an important decision to make and wanted to make sure they were engaging with the Holy Spirit to do the right thing.

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