Even Discipleship Has A Final Exam

The following is my homily for the 1st Sunday in Advent, Year A. The readings can be found here. This week, the students at UGA enter an intense period of preparation: it’s final exam time. Ready or not, here… Read More

Let’s Get Excited About Christmas

During Advent, what exactly are we “waiting” for?

Time to Prepare

Christmas is coming. What will you do to prepare?

Why Did Jesus Come?

On December 25 every year, the Christian world celebrates the greatest mystery in human history: the Incarnation. At a moment in time, the eternal, omnipotent, and patently-outside-of-time God entered history to become ephemeral, weak, and finite in time… Read More

Happy Holidays from the Second Vatican Council!

What if a so-called “secular greeting” was actually Catholic to its core?