True Magnificence: God Revealed in the Mass

"I'm bored.""I have so much to do at home.""It's the only day of the week that I really get to sleep in."Have you used any of these excuses for missing Mass on Sunday morning?  Check out this video trailer featuring Fr. John Riccardo, pastor of Our Lady of Good Counsel parish in Plymouth, Michigan.  Then tell me again.... Riccardo will be the keynote speaker on May 10, 2012, at the Mother and Unborn Baby Care dinner.  Mark your cal … [Read more...]

What Did Jesus Really Look Like?

What did Jesus really look like?  Since there was no Kodak Easy-Share to be found in all of Galilee, we can only speculate whether Jesus looked more like Jim Caviezel (The Passion of the Christ) or like Willem Dafoe (The Last Temptation of Christ).In December 2002, the magazine Popular Mechanics featured a cover story titled “The Real Face of Jesus.”  Based on information gleaned from forensic anthropologists, author Mike Fitton concluded that Jesus stood only 5’1” tall, and he had curly hair … [Read more...]