… Meeting the people of these countries, mostly Ireland because of our ancestry, and learning the religious history, I felt a renewed sense of obligation and destiny to pursue my Catholic faith with vigor… Continue reading My First Confession
The U.S. population is becoming less religious. I see that in my own home town.
I’ve made mention before, that I live in a very liberal place. That’s relative. It’s liberal if you are… Continue reading How Unchurched Is Your City?
An argument over immigration occurred on Facebook sometime last week involving myself, liberals, a child of Hispanic immigrants, and emotional garbage over statistical facts and reason — doesn’t it always? I’d like to think it was a discussion, but… Continue reading Immigration: Ethics vs. Morals
So last Thursday, T and I attended a Philosophy Night at a local parish. Having had the night free, I felt the need to attend (trying to be more Catholic and all that). It was simply fantastic! When one does their Masters’ thesis on a given subject, one may expect the lecture given by said person to be interesting: this was so much more than that. Continue reading Philosophy Night: “Trans-Humanism” – Thoughts and Reflections
This is not necessarily an expository post, so much as a plea for guidance and a time-stamp of ignorance. The Catholic Liturgical Year and Calendar are expansive and way beyond my knowledge. Since I’ve discovered the world of Catholic Radio (Mater Dei Radio where I live), my scope… Continue reading What the F is Lent, and how do I prepare for it?
Once I became an adult and began my journey into the Church, I reflected on what had brought me here, to this moment, to finally accepting Jesus Christ. It started way before I even realized… Continue reading Coming to God: How small moments in my life led me to Catholicism
This has been something that I recently have strove to answer, but cannot. I can tell you that I have felt a sense of calm since I’ve been made this spiritual change (becoming Catholic). I enjoy going to Mass, attending RCIA, working on myself and being the person God would like me to be… Continue reading Who is Jesus, and how do I get to know him?