My Second Home, The Newman Center

The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had its foundation on the rock. Matthew 7:25 The Warmest WelcomeGoing to the Newman Center is like going back inside your warm house after playing in the snow. Playing outside is niceContinue reading “My Second Home, The Newman Center”

How is Halloween Catholic?

Yes, Catholics celebrate Halloween, and some research on this holiday will show that it has very Catholic roots. The Holy in HalloweenI grew up Catholic and I grew up celebrating Halloween, but I never knew how Catholic Halloween was until recently. I knew that it meant “All Hallow’s Eve,” the night before All Saint’s Day,Continue reading “How is Halloween Catholic?”

Holy Hour How-To’s

When he returned to his disciples he found them asleep. He said to Peter, “So you could not keep watch with me for one hour? Watch and pray that you may not undergo the test. The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak.” Matthew 26:40-41 Meeting Jesus on MissionI was probably in second gradeContinue reading “Holy Hour How-To’s”