The Divine Office

A few months ago now, I rediscovered the beauty of the Liturgy of the Hours (the Divine Office). I had prayed the LOTH for years as a seminarian and religious, but gave it up for a while over the last few years. I've rediscovered it in the last year, though, and it has been my … Continue reading The Divine Office

It’s a big Church

As my wife and I currently struggle to find a parish that is "just right" in our town, I came across this post by a friend of mine concerning the essentials, and the non-essentials, of the faith. It helped me clarify my thinking a bit about what to look for in a parish–what is essential, … Continue reading It’s a big Church

The Journey of Faith (Fr. Benedict Groeschel)

This short primer on faith–its reasonableness, its centrality to our lives, and means for its growth–is consistent with Fr. Benedict Groeschel's many other works. That is, it is a poignant look at one of the pressing issues of our day, with a healthy dose of Fr. Benedict's wit and insight. The Journey of Faith looks … Continue reading The Journey of Faith (Fr. Benedict Groeschel)