Remembering the Greatest Saint

When you look at the life of St. Francis, there is hardly anything remarkable to behold. In almost every way, he was an ordinary man. Compared to other saints, I cannot think of a single superlative that we… Read More

Lying At Our Door

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Cooking Up Something Good Shows about food are among the most popular on television. We love to watch people cook, eat, have disasters, and travel. But why? For a medium that plays so heavily on taste and smell, what is so… 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

Do Sweat the Small Stuff

The following is my homily for the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C. The readings can be found here. “Don’t sweat the small stuff.” Last weekend I was at the wedding of one of my college friends, and… Read More