March 19, 2014
God's merciful love continues to spread over the men and women of our time. Here alone can those who long for true and lasting happiness find its secret. "Jesus, I trust in You!" -- Blessed John Paul II
February 28, 2014
"As the first wide-release film in nearly 50 years to focus on the life of Jesus as a whole, "Son of God" (Fox) represents an epochal event for believing moviegoers."
February 16, 2014
Is there a situation in my life calling for a reconciliation that will not happen unless I make the first move? After today's Gospel, how soon will I do so?
January 11, 2014
Upcoming retreats (Jan. 11 to Mar 6) at Cedar Brake Catholic Retreat Center. Click on title for details.
December 12, 2013
Next Wednesday (12/18), EWTN will premiere Fr. Barron's new documentary, "Catholicism: The New Evangelization", in full, at 9:30pm ET. If you haven't bought the DVDs yet, this is your chance to catch the entire film.
September 5, 2013
Beginning September 8, 2013 at 9:00 am and continuing every Sunday. At St. Mary's Catholic Church in Waco, Texas, Discover the first 500 years of Church history!
August 19, 2013
Today I interview my friend Dwight Longenecker about Pope Francis and some Catholic traditions that Protestants don’t quite “get.” Dwight is a Catholic priest.
July 30, 2012
Recently, pamphlets were placed on the windshields of automobiles parked in our church parking lot. These pamphlets, entitled "The Fatima Crusader, " published by the National Committee for the National Pilgrim Virgin of Canada, under the direction of Fr. Nicholas Gruner, and distributed by the "Servants of Jesus and Mary" are NOT in accord with Catholic teaching. Fr. Gruner's priestly faculties have been suspended by his bishop. He is not in good standing as a priest in the Catholic Church. Furthermore, the message of "The Fatima Crusader" is NOT dogma. It is private revelation, not part of the deposit of faith and NEED NOT BE ACCEPTED as essential to the faith by Catholics. Please read the attached news article from Catholic Herald and note the controversy still being generated by the Fatimists. Fr. Joe.