A Personal Encounter

The following is my┬áhomily for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. The readings can be found here. Growing up, I never doubted the existence of God; there was something inside of me that accepted that God… Read More

What Happed to the Liturgy at Vatican II?

“Vatican II is the reason for all our problems!” Welcome to 20% of the comments I receive on YouTube. I have to say… I find it a bit tiring. Besides just the nonsense of scapegoating in any situation,… Read More

Did Jesus Claim to be God?

One of the most common things I hear from non-Christians is that “Jesus never claimed to be God.” While people like Peter and Paul professed his divinity and later councils defined what that meant, Jesus never speaks of… Read More

An Open Letter to Christians

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it 100 times: truth without charity is not truth. Those who follow me on Twitter know that I get my fair share of inappropriate comments and “hate mail.” On a regular… Read More

What is the Real Presence?

Christ is really present in the Eucharist. But what do we mean by “real”?