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Insights from a Sister's Father

There have been a couple of great vocations posts over at Aleteia in the last few months and I thought they were worth passing along. Both were written by Matt Wenke and they give insights into his journey as a parent who saw a child called to religious life. 406 more words


Fishers of Men

By Paul Koch

In our text today we find our Lord on the move. The great forerunner, John the Baptist, has been imprisoned by Herod Antipas and the time has come for Jesus to begin the public work for which He was sent. 1,619 more words

Living Word

Sermon for 1/22/18 Matthew 4:-23; 1 Corinthians 1:10-18

I want to talk today a little bit about call and the foolishness of the cross. For reference, then, I will be touching a bit on our Gospel lesson as well as that lesson from 1st Corinthians. 1,294 more words


Our Call Story - a sermon

“Follow me, and I will make you fish for people.”  Wouldn’t it be great if every call from God was so very clear?  My own call story ends up with one of those “aha!” moments, but the reality is that it took quite a while for me to get there.  1,440 more words


Teaching, Preaching, Curing

3rd Week Ordinary Time, January 2017

Matthew 4:12-2 ~ When Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee… Jesus began to preach and say, “Repent for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.”… He called them and they immediately left their boat…and followed him… Jesus went around all of Galilee, … 1,045 more words

Father Ron

Opening Words

Sometimes the words just flow; other times, not so much. Sometimes the mind has to incubate ideas until thoughts finally pour out.

I never force myself to write. 68 more words