Jesus tells us that the way forward is not to dismiss worry, but to replace it with another power.
Articles by: Fr. George Smiga
God is holy because God is different, transcendent. We are to be holy by being different in the way we live.
Jesus does only does ask us to follow God’s commandments. He asks us to teach others to do the same.
Beatitudes and slogans share the ability in a few short words to nail down the heart of the matter, what is really important.
Why do people believe in a God who guides their lives? People believe because when they examine their own experience they find indications, hints if you will, that there is a power in this world other than chance.
God will call who God will call. And when God calls us, it does us no good to point to others who have better qualifications.
Calling Jesus a lamb is pointing to Jesus’ sacrificial love by which we are saved. We are called to imitate Jesus action, to live with sacrificial love.
The full cost of the gifts in “The Twelve Days of Christmas” is $107,300. The huge expense indicates how much we are expected to give.
Blessings give thanks to God for the goodness that is already present in a person, place or thing.
The history of Santa Claus can help us appreciate more deeply the meaning of Christ’s birth.