Where Should the Tabernacle Be Placed?

In some ways, the topic of this week’s┬áCatholicism in Focus is a trivial one. It is the sort of topic that the Pharisees might have argued about, seemingly esoteric, having no effect on the lives of the poor… Read More

The World Needs a Franciscan Renewal

The world is in a tough place. Maybe we should look to an 800 year old movement for answers.

Why are the Sacraments of Initiation in the Wrong Order?

I firmly believe that the Catholic Church is a sacrament of salvation and holds the fullness of truth. I love its mission of sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ with the world, am inspired by its many… Read More

Called to Pray

Sometimes, as simple as it sounds, the most important thing we could ever do is to show up

Where Did the Papacy Come From?

Among the many differences that Catholics have with Christians of other denominations, there is likely none greater than the pope. A symbol of Catholicism itself, the papacy is easily the most recognizable, distinguishable, and controversial aspect of our… Read More