Sunday, December 7, 2014

When Was Jesus Born?

We don't know for sure the day that Jesus was born. But there is more and more being studied that points to the fact that December 25th may not have simply been chosen to take over some pagan holiday. in fact, that thought has been pretty well debunked.

Today, Jimmy Akin posted an article explaining why the commonly taught idea that the shepherds and sheep point toward a different time of year has a lot of holes in it.

Read It Here

You can also Click Here to  read Talyor Marshall's post defending December 25th as the date of Christ's birth.

I will add additional items as I run across them this Advent season.

Monday, December 1, 2014

Fr. Barron on the Bible

Fr. Robert Barron has posted a great video clip on Misunderstandings About the Bible. Take a few minutes and watch...

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Not Sure If You Will Vote?

If you are not sure if you will vote this week, please read the article at the link below. With so many issues attacking our faith such as same sex marriage, legalized marijuana, abortion issues, HHS contraception mandate... there may have never been a time when it was this important for Catholics to vote and to vote in line with their Catholic Faith.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

New "Word On Fire" Website Goes Live Today!!!

Fr. Robert Barron's Word On Fire Website went live with it's new and fully revised site today. It looks great and has some amazing features, but the fact that it went live one week following the new release of begs the question, "Is Fr. Robert Barron copying me?" ;-)

Check out the Video Trailer below or the link to go directly to the new site.

Friday, August 15, 2014 is back up and running!!!

I have uploaded the new site and gone live on the new Hosting service. It will take me a while to get the depth of information I had in the past, but this format should be much easier to maintain long term. Please take a look, give me your input, but remember that it is still under construction.


Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Doctors of the Church

Fr Robert Barron on why some Saints are designated as "Doctors of the Church."

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Free Ebook from Brandon Vogt

Brandon Vogt, whose name is synonymous with Catholic New Media, is offering his newest book for free as an ebook. Brandon is truly a pioneer in Catholic online presence and evangelization. This is one of those rare opportunities where you can get something good, really good, for nothing. Click here to go to the offer. 

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Why Girls Wear White Dresses for First Communion

Note: I am re-posting this due to the time of the year and popularity of this article.

My partner in crime here at the Church, our Faith Formation Assistant Kristi Mayers, has posted on her blog about why girls dress like brides for First Communion. It's a great post. Check it out at her site.

Click here to go to the article.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Why Do So Many People Faint in Church?

This is a good article about people fainting in Church. Certainly I have called for an ambulance, filled out
incident reports, and seen people being attended to at Mass more times than I can count. Msgr. Pope gives us a few of the reasons. Be sure to watch the video at the end of the article. Its pretty funny.

Click Here for the Article. 

Why Pray to the Saints?

Fr. Robert Barron on why we pray to Saints...