Nov 21, 2020
You are not obliged to attend Mass on Thanksgiving. However, what a beautiful way to start the day. Yes, this has been a tough year. Still, we give thanks for the many gifts the good Lord has blessed us with. Let's pray for the cure and each other.
Nov 13, 2020
The Covid pandemic has taught us how to live introverted lives. I miss being with people; however, I enjoy my time alone. As a young Christian Brother, I spent hours without speaking. As a Catholic Priest, I’ve had to learn to be outgoing and social.
Nov 10, 2020
In “Francesco,” a documentary that touches on the pope’s issues, from migration to the environment, Francis does not indicate any openness to extending marriage to same-sex couples, but says “homosexuals have a right to be a part of the family.”
Nov 5, 2020
We recently celebrated All Souls' Day. It's a day of prayer and remembrance for the souls of those who have died. Lighting a candle is one way of extending one's prayer. The lighting of candles has been observed since the early martyrs.
Oct 28, 2020
As Detroit Catholic on-line recently wrote: "For the past 30 years, Deacon Ken Trabbic and his wife, Sharon, have used pumpkin farming as a way to share their faith — and it’s working." The Trabbic farm is proving to be a great way make spirituality fun.