How Well Do YOU Know St. Francis? Take the Quiz!

In advance of his feast day and in celebration of the awesome new book When Saint Francis Saved the Church by popular historian Jon Sweeney, Ave Maria Press has a totally cool interactive “all things Francis” quiz online this week. I won’t tell you my score, but suffice it to say that I need to read [Read More...]

Job Opportunity: Pastoral Ministry Marketing at Ave Maria Press


Because I know more than a few people who are qualified for a position like this, I’m sharing a job announcement from my publisher, Ave Maria Press. This position is responsible for directing all activities related to the Ave Maria Press pastoral ministry product category. This includes planning and implementing innovative sales and marketing efforts [Read More...]

Free Webinar: Catholics Going Mobile

Next up in Ave Maria Press’ ongoing Professional Development Webinar Series is a terrific (and free!) presentation for anyone who is interested in using the tools of technology in the New Evangelization. Here’s the blueprint from Ave Maria Press: A recent study by the Pew Research Center found that over 90% of American adults use [Read More...]

Join Us for a FREE Webinar on New Media & the New Evangelization

I’m so excited to be a part of a terrific, and FREE, webinar being sponsored by our friends at Ave Maria Press! I’ll include all of the details below – I do hope you can join us! Parishes, New Media, and the New Evangelization: A Roundtable Discussion In this edition of the Ave Maria Press [Read More...]

Making Church Matter: Unpacking #MACongress

Rev. Michael White and Thomas Corcoran

Today I continue sharing my reflections on the recent Mid-Atlantic Congress in the Archdiocese of Baltimore. Find all of my #MACongress posts online here. Friday, March 8th and Session Three of the Mid-Atlantic Congress found me sitting on the floor in the back of a standing-room-only crowd for the session “Making Church Matter” by Rev. Michael White and Thomas Corcoran. Here [Read More...]