The Pain of Grace

Monday, September 2, 2013

As Christians we talk a lot about grace. This grace is the power and love of God by which He saves and redeems us.  This grace of Christ…

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The Power Of Our Words

Monday, July 8, 2013
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  Talking and having conversations is one thing that distinguishes man from the animals.  Our ability to communicate with the spoken word is a reflection of the divine…

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Adam and Forgiveness

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
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There is something missing in the story of the Fall in Gen 3. Adam and Eve have rejected God’s commandment and have partaken of the forbidden fruit. As a consequence, they begin to hide from God. What is unusual is that when God confronts Adam with his sin, he never asks for forgiveness, never says he is sorry, but rather begins to make excuses.

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Family Become What You Are

Monday, April 22, 2013
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John Paul II in Familiaris Consortio calls for the family to “become what you are.”  This request stands in contradication to what the world is constantly telling us. …

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Walk By The Spirit

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
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At the heart of every person’s life is a fundamental struggle that never goes away until we take our last breath.  The Catholic faith has always understood this…

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The Times We Live In

Monday, March 18, 2013
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Jesus confronted the Pharisees and Sadducees and said that they could not read “the signs of the times” (Matt 16:1). Now, It is not always easy to know…

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The Narrative of Creation

Monday, March 4, 2013

In modern academic studies of the Bible it is common to see Genesis 1 and 2 as different accounts of creation. It is as if you could choose…

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Fathers and Bonding

Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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Fathers and Bonding John Miller in his book, Calling God Father, remarks that fatherhood is a cultural achievement. Unlike motherhood, which flows from the biological link between the…

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Creation in Christ

Monday, February 11, 2013

As Christians we read the OT through the lens of the NT which allows us to see more clearly what is going on in the OT because of…

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Identity and the Inner Life

Monday, January 14, 2013

When I was in Australia I watched a television program which featured children who had gone off the tracks and had become unmanageable. They were sent to a…

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