You've certainly heard of Pentecost, that all important time in the beginning of the Church's life when the Holy Spirit descended upon the people of God and gave them His very life, to empower them to live out their baptismal call to grow in holiness and to go forth to evangelize. But, have you heard of the call for a "New Pentecost"? Joi
How many times have you heard someone tell you, "That's a Mortal Sin!" ? Did you ever wonder if the were right? What makes a Mortal Sin mortal? Join Deacon Jeff and Tom in the Luxurious Corner Booth as they take on the basic yet all important topic of Mortal and Venial Sins.
Have you ever noticed that Mass attendance during the summer seems to drop off...sometimes rather significantly? Are people taking summer-long vacations that cause them to be gone from your parish ALL summer long? Well, some folks may just be taking "sacramental vacations." Join Deacon Jeff and Tom in the Luxurious Corner Booth as they discuss bala
Reading 1 jer 26:1-9 In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim,son of Josiah, king of Judah,this message came from the LORD: Thus says the LORD:Stand in the court of the house of the LORDand speak to the people of all the cities of Judahwho come to worship in the house of the LORD;whatever I command you, tell them, and omit nothing.Perhaps they will listen