Wholly in Love

Given the many times in any priest’s life when he feels lonely, misunderstood and more aware of God’s absence than of God’s presence, how is it possible to rekindle his innate desire for union with God the Father, the... Read More

Miracles of the Priesthood

It is perhaps sometimes easy to forget the miracle that is the priesthood. Things might start to seem routine...

How to Build Better Meetings

Back when food preparation was transitioning from a series of home chores to an industry, one bread company touted...

Happy to Be a Priest!

In 2018, I decided to make an exhibit of paintings called “Happy to Be a Priest.” Just as the...

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‘Will They Come Back?’

No one saw the COVID-19 pandemic coming, and even less could anyone have predicted the tremendous impact it would... Read More

As a Priest, I Feel Guilty When I Say No

As I sat across from the young priest who recently became a pastor, I could feel the stress he... Read More




To Gaze on the Eucharist

The National Eucharistic Revival has begun. This three-year initiative portends to be a grace-filled time in which we as... Read More

Time Management

British publisher and writer Ernest Benn once said, “Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere,... Read More



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Reaching the Finish Line

There are certainly many endeavors in life that we would rather avoid. A trip to the dentist is one... Read More

The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Before our lips proclaim the Gospel on September 14, we say or sing, ‘’Alleluia. We adore you, O Christ,... Read More