Monthly Archives: October 2015

Winning the Final Victory: November 1st, 2015

The Saints win by realizing that on our own, we cannot win. Continue reading

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To Be Battered

“Batter my heart, three-personed God; for You As yet but knock, breathe, shine, and seek to mend; That I may rise and stand o’erthrow me, and bend Your force to break, blow, and burn, and make me new. I, like … Continue reading

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The Synod: So Who Won?

In the end, the real loser is discernment itself, and the real winner is hope. Continue reading

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Homily: Of Cups and Ransoms

Click HERE for Father Reesman’s homily from the 29th Sunday of Ordinary Time, year B, given at Saint Frances Cabrini Parish, on Sunday, October 18th, 2015.

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To Become Wise

Welcoming the New Minority. Continue reading

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I Give You My Heart

“This divine heart is an abyss of all blessings, and into it the poor should submerge all their needs.  It is an abyss of joy in which all of us can immerse our sorrows.  It is an abyss of lowliness … Continue reading

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Taking Back Halloween

What would it take to make Halloween Christian again? Continue reading

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There Is Nothing New Under the Sun

Saint Paul would write to America in the same way he wrote to Rome. Continue reading

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Homily: What Must We Do to Inherit Eternal Life?

Click HERE for the audio file of Father Reesman’s homily for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B, given at Saint  Frances Cabrini Parish, on October 11th, 2015.

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Presentation: Built With Living Stones: Catholic Architecture

Click HERE for the video file for Father Reesman’s presentation from September of 2014, “Built With Living Stones: Some Basics of Catholic Architecture.”

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