church, priest, ordination

The Altar of Sacrifice

Catholics rarely say that they are going to church. Typically they say that they are going to Mass. They do go to church because that

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The Eternal Beauty of the Mass

I would like to offer the following reflections and practices that have helped me better participate at Mass. My hope is that reflections might help

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sacrifice, mass, wine, eucharist, chalice

The Work of the Sacristan

They are not always very obvious but they are not invisible either. Such is the liturgical role of the Sacristan within a parish. Many parishes

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Holy Communion as Source of Life

Recently, I attending a conference called “The Symposium on Advancing the New Evangelization”, run by my alma mater, Benedictine College. It was the sixth time

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