In Christ We Become More Human, We Become Ourselves, We Become Free


Last night I listened to a lecture at the Dominican House of Studies that I can’t quite do justice to even though I gave it a shot livetweeting last night. It was on John Paul II and Christian Humanism. It was delivered by Archbishop Augustine DiNoia, a New Yorker, Dominican, Adjunct Secretary of the Congregation [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 23, 2015)


1. The blood of martyrs judges us. My homily for Thursday of the Third Week of Easter (April 23rd, 2015) — FrSteveGrunow (@FrSteveGrunow) April 23, 2015 2. Fr. Roger Landry’s homily today: The docility to which Jesus calls us begins by listening, then it is following by learning, as we permit ourselves to be [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 22, 2015)


1. "I am the bread of life; he who comes to me shall not hunger, and he who believes in me shall never thirst" – Jn — Fr Lawrence Lew OP (@LawrenceOP) April 22, 2015 Today's sermon: Jesus says we should see him and believe in him. How can we see him today? [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 21, 2015)


1. Today is the feast day of St. Anselm; from the Liturgy of the Hours by him today: My soul, have you found what you are looking for? You were looking for God, and you have discovered that he is the supreme being, and that you could not possibly imagine anything more perfect. You have [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 20, 2015)


1. #PopeFrancis at Mass: A Christian "varnish" over a pagan lifestyle isn't Christianity. You must live what you believe. — Catholic News Svc (@CatholicNewsSvc) April 20, 2015 (More from the homily here.) 2. Magnificat today has a meditation from the book Cum Clamore Valido. It serves as a good Monday examination of conscience and motivator: [Read More...]

His Name Was Also Francis: 15 Cardinal George Links that Caught My Eye Today (R.I.P.)


1. Cardinal George, 78, dies after long fight with cancer — The Catholic Sun (@thecatholicsun) April 17, 2015 2. Cardinal George on suffering, death, and dying: If we have to die, why should we live, especially with disease and pain? Each person lives in several systems that answer that question, for better or worse. [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things That Caught My Eye Today (April 17, 2015)


1. Friday’s meditation in Magnificat is from St. John Vianney and is a must-read: if we speak of the adorable sacrament of the Eucharist, we may say that here is the marvel of the love of God for us. Here it is that his power, his grace, and his goodness shine in a manner altogether [Read More...]

Twelve Catholic Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 16, 2015)


1. God is not scornful of desire. He is the one who answers holy longings. (St. Catherine of Siena) — Cardinal Napier (@CardinalNapier) April 16, 2015 2. Good for after-tax day: Do not weary yourself with getting rich. Proverbs 23:4 — Fr. Patrick Brennan (@Pathound) April 16, 2015 3. Shrine in Bartres showing St Bernadette [Read More...]