Image by Jeff Jacobs from Pixabay On the feast of the Holy Trinity following my reading at Mass I was approached by my parish priest. Nothing could have prepared me for his invitation to apply for the diaconate. He had already met with the vocations director who will soon call me to discuss my possible … Continue reading Do I Go To Nineveh Or Tarshish?
Image by Pexels from Pixabay I don't know how long the animal rights vegan type have been around. It's difficult not to notice how they appeared pretty much after Disney humanized the animal world.The kids who grew up on Finding Nemo and Lassie come home have had a hard time looking at animals as food. … Continue reading How Television Influences Future Generations
Image by Engin Akyurt from Pixabay When it comes to faith children always come out on top. There is no competition between the adult world and the one of children when it comes to faith. It's the reason why The Blessed Virgin Mary appears to them more than adults. They're far less likely to doubt … Continue reading Why Children’s Prayers Get Answered More Than Adults
Image by Dimitris Vetsikas from Pixabay I don't really write poems having more of a history as a songwriter, but I wrote this one this morning. It looks more like a song than a poem. I want to share it with you. Lord, be my guide and help me to changePut new life in these … Continue reading Crucified To The World
Medals | Catholic SMA This evening I took the boys fishing. We began at 8pm and decided, as usual, to walk up river for an hour. We agreed that once we reached the stone bridge we'd turn back and go home. When we reached the bridge, the Sun began to sink beyond the Horizon. "Five … Continue reading A Testimony To The Power Of Saint Benedicts Medal
Image by Ale Hidalgo from Pixabay I've always found it difficult to accept and believe Charismatic Catholics speaking in tongues that sound like Aliens communicating with us or channeling them. When I first attended such an event one of the ladies held their hands on her knees and started going "yammynammynamnam" and I remember thinking … Continue reading Do Catholic Charismatics Really Speak In Tongues?
In this post I attempt to present to you the idea that people like Barabbas or at the very least his mindset has never disappeared. The reason for this is because the devil has nothing new, just old lies dressed in modern clothing. Barabbas was an insurrectionist and a political figure. It's safe to say … Continue reading The Dangers Of Being A Political Christian
We began the afternoon fishing at the bottom of the river working our way upstream. We got all the way to the bridge which was our finish line and caught nothing. It was such a defeat. We've heard St.Paul say that we should never let the sun go down on our anger. Well, as the … Continue reading My Son Caught His First Brown Trout
Image by Pexels from Pixabay Every Christian has a wardrobe. Some Christians tend to be more fashionable while others don't really view it as an important thing in the grand scheme of things. They're rebels and they want to purposefully make a statement that being bland, unique and/or having odd socks sends the world a … Continue reading Should Fashion And Having An Image Be Important To Christians?
IRISH CATHOLIC YOUTH FESTIVALS AND THE FUNERAL OF THE IRISH CATHOLIC CHURCH 🙈🙈🙈 https://mousesqueak.com/2021/05/12/catholic-youth-festivals-and-the-funeral-of-the-irish-catholic-church/ Following the Vatican II Council, we had an amazing attempt at trying to bring the Church to the world by using several techniques. One of those was utilizing modern pop culture and certain architectural designs of the day in order to … Continue reading Catholic Youth Festivals And The Funeral Of The Irish Catholic Church