The Real Presence of the Risen Christ

As we celebrate this Fifth Sunday of Easter, we are called by the readings of our Mass, to consider the condition of the early Church, when the newly, miraculously converted Paul, made his efforts to join the original disciples of the Risen (and now Ascended) Christ. The apostles were naturally quite skeptical about this formerly…


Our Adorable Savior

Pope Francis, at the beginning of His Papacy denounced the “Throw-away Culture” of today, that justifies disposing of lives, and related that doctors, in particular, had been forced into situations where they are called to “not respect life.” Francis reminded us that, “Every child that isn’t born, but is unjustly condemned to be aborted, has…


The Real Meaning of the Resurrection

Still saying Happy Easter? It is still quite appropriate, as we have now reached only the third Sunday (and week) of Easter. There are a grand total of seven weeks of Easter, taking us right up to Pentecost Sunday. Beginning week seven, on that seventh Sunday, we will celebrate the Ascension of our Lord, which…