We hear a lot about superheroes today. We wish someone would come to save us from evil. What if there was a real one…
In the storms that we are facing, it can seem as if the Lord is sleeping. Not paying attention. Doesn’t care. We feel like the disciples in the Gospel today.
What is a Covenant? Why is it so important to God? Why is it so important to your life?
The feast of the Holy Trinity leads us to the ultimate Mystery. We are called to share in it. We experience sorrow now, but Jesus wants to give us His Joy. Full. Without limit or end.
Our situation today, including in the Church, can seem very far from the graces of Pentecost. It may seem more like the Cross. And yet there is a mysterious relation between the Cross and the outpouring of the Holy Spirit.
Did Jesus really rise from the dead? A cold case homicide detective, an atheist, uses his investigative techniques to see where the evidence leads.
“As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you; abide in my love.” These simple words of Jesus, before His death, lead us into an infinite mystery: how much He loves you. Before being a call to give, Christian life is an opportunity to receive … Infinite Love.
“He prunes so that it bears more fruit.” Jesus’s words shed a light of hope on hard parts of our life. And what we are experiencing in our world, and in the Church, right now. Even when something is done by evil, our Father can use it to help us bear more fruit. Fruit that …
Peter is facing powerful forces, trying to destroy Jesus and His Church. So are we today. Peter boldly proclaims Jesus, “There is salvation in no one else.” There is a solution to the worst problems of our world. There is only one: Jesus.
Easter is rooted in the Passover, the escape from slavery. Our world is cruelly oppressed by evil. How can we escape? St. Peter’s preaching shows us the 2 keys: recognizing our sin and trusting in Jesus’ Mercy. Repent, and believe the Good News.