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Were you as moved by God’s Word in the Bible at Mass last Sunday as I was? Remember the second reading from Saint Paul? “In Christ Jesus, you who were once far off have become near...He is … more
“Making all of us blue”; “Making many of us old”; “Making us all confused”; “Raking New Anger up”... I’ve heard them all, and used most of them myself! I refer, of course, ... more
I felt like inviting all of them to the Synod on the Family this October in Rome! Wish I could! They’re the real experts! I’m talking about the hundreds of couples who gathered … more
But, Cardinal Dolan, this is a ‘no-brainer!’ Who could be against this?” That’s the question one of our many devoted teachers asked me about the Education Tax Credit, … more
He has called you brave… Pope Francis continues to surprise us as he brings a lot to our attention that has previously gone unrecognized. Usually, as we watch a newly-married couple, or … more
Yes, I know he was a great Yankee, but, he was raised in my hometown of St. Louis, so, I have a double-claim on him. And one of Yogi Berra’s memorable lines was, “It ain’t over … more
One of the many things I enjoy about this Easter season is the readings at Mass from the Acts of the Apostles. St. Luke, the inspired author, tells us about the first days of the Church. Here … more
The glorious Easter season—Paschaltide—is a grand time of celebration. The joy of our Lord’s Resurrection from the dead is so radiant that it takes us fifty days to savor … more
As we enter the Sacred Triduum—Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Easter—I thank God for a special group of people: those who enter the Church at the Easter Vigil! Welcome! Congratulations! The … more
I am going to tell you something that I do not want to go any further. If I am quoted on this, I’ll get tons of criticism, so I am trusting you to keep a secret: The saint whose feast we … more

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