Don’t Become a Priest

This is not click bait. In this video, I legitimately discourage people from becoming priests. Why? Because some people shouldn’t become priests. In the midst of a priest crisis sweeping much of the world, the idea of discouraging people… Read More

A Personal Encounter

The following is my homily 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

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

The Day My Life Changed Forever

Being ordained a priest was quite the experience!

Do Catholics Celebrate Magic?

The mass might seem magical, but is it really “magic”?

Did God Create Women Inferior to Men?

Sometimes the Bible challenges us with difficult questions

No Such Thing as “Bad Guys”

There is a phrase that is used a lot in our culture that greatly upsets me. It is a phrase that is used by politicians and media personnel, by pastors and by regular people. It is a phrase… Read More

God Doesn’t Care About Your Happiness

When we see things like, “All that matters in life is that you’re happy,” or “You deserve to be happy. You deserve to live a life you are excited about. Don’t let others make you forget that,” we… Read More

My Unexpected Journey With God

Everyone’s journey with God is unique and leads to different places, but I can almost guarantee that it’s not going to lead us to where we thought we were going to end up.

Can God Suffer?

We know that Jesus suffered and died. But did God?

Created in the Image and Likeness of God

Have you ever heard someone say that you were “created in the image and likeness of God?” If you have, might might have also wondered, “What the heck does that even mean??” If so, you’re not alone. In… Read More

Called to Mission, Together

If you want to be efficient, do it yourself.
If you want to be effective, do it together.