Monthly Archives: September 2015

Way of Life, Way of Death

Greetings from Day Two at the WMOF. While the American bishops all gather to the south, in DC, to pray with our Holy Father and to celebrate the canonization of Father Serra, thousands of Catholics are here in Philadelphia. We … Continue reading

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Going Out On Campaign 

Bishop Barron calls us all to live our priestly, prophetic, and kingly vocation in Christ, for the sake of the world. Continue reading

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The Fathers of the Family are Here

  Greetings from Philly!  Following an outstanding talk by Bishop Barron, it is time for Mass- the family supper. Just like the family, the Church is hierarchical, with vesting bays for Mass by rank.  Here the priests, next over the … Continue reading

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The Family Meeting Begins

Why have a world meeting of families?   Is it something like having a “family meeting?”   It is, in fact.   People come because they sense that the Church truly is a large family.   It has its share of disfunctionality to be … Continue reading

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Homily: Children as God’s Instruments

Click HERE  for the link to the audio file of Father Reesman’s homily for the 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time, year B, given on September 20th at Saint Frances Cabrini Parish.

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Here Comes the Pope!

The Pope is coming. We are all ears. Continue reading

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Look At This Face

It’s Friday.   Have you looked at His Face today? Canon 1250:  The penitential days and times in the universal Church are every Friday of the whole year and the season of Lent. Canon 1251:  Abstinence from eating meat or … Continue reading

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