Following Jesus in word and deed is what we are called to do.
Theology 101 is taking a peek behind the scenes of some of the prominent figures, groups and events referenced in the New Testament.
Dear Father Joe, I have friends who don’t seem to be interested in returning to church since the quarantine ended. How do I convince them to come back?
Your question reflects a heart of love, and I am so grateful for it.
Pope Francis declared July 25 as the first-ever World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly.
Mary saying yes to God was one of the most significant acts of obedience in human history.
Five hundred years ago, a cannonball changed the course of Ignatius of Loyola’s life.
Go behind the scenes of the New Testament with Theology 101.
I have a friend who says everything was much more reverent before the 1960s and that we should go back to the way things used to be. This is making me question what happens at Mass on Sunday.
Put Jesus first and feed your mind with the truth.
We all carry hopes in our hearts that are both big and small.
Her prayer group is a hub of parish and community support.
There is little doubt the presence of the Zealots impacted Jesus’ life, ministry and, possibly, his death.
A diocese has the same needs as a Parish, without a weekly collection.
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She dedicated her life to educating poor children in the first half of the 20th century.
She Enjoys ‘Helping People in a Meaningful Way’
I think that if we asked any mother what she wanted most for her child, she would likely answer, “to be happy.”
This Dominican Friar tirelessly pursued reforms when corruption, heresy, immorality and invasion threatened the Church.
Alice shares the peace of God with the homebound and dying in the Howell area.
For Easter, we Catholics sure do a lot of preparing. What happens when the day finally passes?
Take a peek behind the scenes of prominent figures and events in the New Testament.
Looking back, Therese now sees that God had plans to use an open door in her life in a way she never expected.
This way of prayer is one based on contemplation of the Scriptures through use of imagination, visualizing and entering into the scenes as God leads and inspires you.
We are joyful because we are hopeful. Our hope is not based on fantasy or “wishing,” but on what God has already done for us through the Easter story.