Columnists
Fr. Joseph Gill

Forgiveness, Chastity, and Faithfulness

Last Sunday’s Gospel speaks to us of some counter-cultural themes: forgiveness, chastity, faithfulness. Let’s look at some of these themes. First, forgiveness. This is a

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Fr. Joseph Gill

Do We Get A Second Chance?

This past week, as the world was still remembering the death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, a high school principal in Washington State posted on

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Kat Larson

My Roommate

The last two weeks of my life have been a whirlwind. God somehow managed to pack so much into them, I find it hard to

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Fr. Joseph Gill

Plugged-In

Imagine if you were to go home tonight and you go to switch on your favorite lamp, but nothing happens. So you replace the light

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Family
Guest Writer

A Child’s Prayer

Guest post by Thomas Tan. Spirituality comes naturally to most children. From a young age, they feel an instinctive connection to other living creatures. They

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Noel Ethan Tan

Free Will and Evil

Some people think they can imagine a creature which has free will but has no possibility of turning bad. I cannot. If a creature is

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Health & Fitness
Guest Writer

Discernment

Guest post by Meg Hunter-Kilmer. 10 years ago I entered the convent. I quit my job, said goodbye to everyone I loved, and gave away

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Noel Ethan Tan

Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted! ~ Matthew 5:4 There are two kinds of mourning. The first is the kind that

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Fr. Joseph Gill

The Call to Discipleship

Are you a disciple? I would guess that in this church today, not everyone is a disciple. Some are here because they are forced to

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Noel Ethan Tan

Faith of Others

And when they could not get near him because of the crowd, they removed the roof above him; and when they had made an opening,

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Fr. Joseph Gill

Called to Be Holy

A few years ago, I spent a week in Fatima on pilgrimage. It was beautiful to be there in such a holy place, where you

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Columnists
Kat Larson

The Mystery of the Magi

“They were overjoyed at seeing the star, and on entering the house they saw the child with Mary His mother.  They prostrated themselves and did

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Columnists
Fr. Joseph Gill

Fruitful Baptism

Pope John Paul II was once asked by a reporter, “What was the most significant day of your life?” There could be lots to choose

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Religion
Guest Writer

The Centurion

Guest post by Mary Hathaway. Father Michael H. Hull of blessed memory was my pastor at St. Ignatios of Antioch Melkite Catholic Church. He celebrated

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Feasts
Guest Writer

Our Gift for the Lord

Guest post by Mei Quan, Brisbane, Australia. Our Archbishop serves up great homilies, and Sunday was no exception. Reflecting on the Gospel reading from Matthew

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