Month: April 2012

Enduring Hope for the Battle

I’ve had a few comments concerning my posts about persecution.  Since it seems to be a common concern, I thought this issue deserved another post. Firstly, there was concern that I am feeling hopeless in the face of this persecution or afraid in some way.  Don’t worry readers, this is not the case.  God tells…

Spiritual Warfare and the Coming Persecution

I just watched this video of Glenn Beck talking about the Catholic Church and thought it was great.  He talks about how the Vatican is strengthening itself for spiritual battle and the harsh persecution against Catholics that is surely coming (and has already started).  It is imperative for every Catholic to realize the reality of…

How Do You Tend to the Wounds of Christ?

For the past few years my church has had a great Good Friday tradition: “Social Justice” Stations of the Cross.  This involves the confirmation class narrating the stations of the cross along with reflections on the lives of people of faith who have served humanity in some great way.  The people included were: St. Padre…