Thrills, a Poem

Hollow, empty spaces All the world so wide Distraction filling silence While the soul abides. The ego dances freely With the vapid little thrills Temptations

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God of All Things

One of the problems an ordinary human person faces while trying to accept God\’s providence is the way God gives; God gives us what we

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Feeding The Sheep

When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter,”Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes,

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Ave Maria, Florida

What if you could create the ideal town, based on your Catholic beliefs? What if you could build a town centered upon prayer, open to

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A Letter to Isabella

In a few short weeks my wife Miriam and I will be welcoming our first born, Isabella. The approaching of this holy and awesome life-changing

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Smother Her with Love

Amour is a 2012 French film about an elderly man’s love for his wife. As Anne’s quality of life slowly deteriorates, Georges’ generous love for

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Pharaoh\’s Daughter

In Exodus 2, the Bible points out that Moses’ parents were Levites. The tribe of Levi would be chosen to perform holy service and they would be set apart by

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Making the Most of Aparecida

Pope Francis has been handing out the concluding document from the 5th General Conference of Latin American Bishops, a.k.a. \”Aparecida\” to many diplomats and leaders

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Come Out of the Cave Into Reality

The worst possible fate for me would be to die and discover that I had lived an existence similar to the allegory described in Plato’s Cave. Plato

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Esto Vir

\”Be a man.\” Men are hardly given any credit these days. Hell, we cannot even get bad credit. Look at the Robin Thicke guy who

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Secrets of Confession

Having a parent in a nursing home means meeting new people. And so it was during a recent visit with my elderly parents in Michigan.

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