Making Sunday Holy Again

In my most recent book, “Beyond Sunday: Becoming a 24/7 Catholic”, I take a look at the need for Catholics to embrace what they hear and whom they actually receive at Mass every week so that we can apply it … Continue reading

The Transcendent Power of Beauty

How many times have we been challenged over the years by someone who has left the Church or harbors disdain and distrust for anything Catholic? A common misconception such folks are quick to express is that the Church simply must … Continue reading

The Unplanned Changing of Hearts

“The people that need to be in the seats just won’t show up.” This was one of the most common concerns expressed for the movie “Unplanned,” based on the life of former Planned Parenthood clinic director turned pro-life leader Abby … Continue reading

Embracing Your Divine Compass

When God created humanity, part of His plan was that we wouldn’t just live here on earth, but that we would someday live with Him in heaven. In order to get to heaven we need to be on the same … Continue reading

A New Way To Fast: Stop The Noise

“We are no longer able to hear God – There are too many different frequencies filling our ears.”  – Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI   Everywhere there is noise, from the ever-present television, to the radio or podcasts in the car, … Continue reading