Provoke Them Not The one place in Sacred Scripture where God speaks to us about how Catholic families should be is found in St. Paul’s letter to the Ephesians. I urge you to read what he had to say in the fifth and sixth chapters. Children and Fathers We’ve pretty much exhausted what Paul tells…Check this out!
Getting Serious Last week I began telling men who truly love their wives and kids what we should be done in order to begin on the road to sanctity so we can can lead our families down that same road. So far we’ve talked about the need to commit ourselves to becoming saints, and the…Check this out!
A Man’s Gotta Do… I’ll just bluntly blurt this out to begin our discussion. As a husband and father, I firmly declare that we modern men are lazy and selfish. Period. A Man’s Role A man’s role in the family is to be the spiritual and temporal leader. We are to put our wives and…Check this out!
It’s For the Children Whenever politicians and their parties want to pass new legislation that our reason warns us is bad legislation, they always repeat the mantra that “it’s for the children”. Quoting Ronald Reagan, “Government is not a solution to our problem, government is the problem.” Nothing from government—federal, state or local—that applies to…Check this out!
Aw, man! Did you read that headline in the local paper? What an event! Jesus is actually going to come to the parish for a visit! Hey, I think we’d better get ready for the visit! Let me think… I suppose everyone is in agreement that we should do our absolute best. After all, it’s…Check this out!