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What happens when Christian dialogue ignores the Creed?

August 19, 2019

Soon to be Saint Blessed Cardinal John Henry Newman once commented that “true development occurs when Christianity is able to assimilate the surrounding environment,...Read more

Why did my child leave the Catholic faith?

July 14, 2019

The idea that someone would propose to walk away from a relationship with Christ may not sound unreasonable if the premise behind the proposition...Read more

What should my child know about his Catholic Faith?

May 6, 2019

A predicament I often discover with how parents raise their child is the question about the child’s overall development. I argue most parents want...Read more

Why we should not surrender our moral integrity.

March 6, 2019

Several years ago a former student of mine was involved in a situation that brought him to question his own masculine-moral integrity. The scenario...Read more

What I taught my son about his masculine vocation

February 15, 2019

There is a genuine sense of truth, beauty and goodness when a parent witnesses the development of their own child especially their understanding and...Read more

How to Walk Your Child Toward God

January 24, 2019

“Behold the Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the World.”

Jn 1:29

When a child...Read more

Faith or Culture: Is One More Important than the Other?

January 24, 2019

Culture can be a unique obstacle when associated with the process of proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ. More often than naught it’s the...Read more

The Seven Things I Would Tell My Son as He Enters Seminary

January 24, 2019

One of the most endearing gifts we possess as human beings is an imprint of God’s image. We hold a distinctive anthropology rooted out...Read more

What Happens When You Pray for Your Child

January 24, 2019

The art of effective communication often implies the willingness of the parties involved to genuinely respect each other’s position and recognize their dignity as...Read more

Is There Virtue in Controlling Your Tongue?

January 24, 2019

If you ever wondered what might be a good way of keeping our thoughts from becoming verbal assaults on another person, place or thing...Read more

How Does One Invoke God in a Proper Way?

January 24, 2019

What’s in a Name?

Within the annals of secular expression “God” is often evoked in a disrespectful manner e.g. “Oh my...Read more

How Do We Gauge Our Child's Spiritual Progress During Lent?

January 24, 2019

As parents one of the most unique challenges we face is attempting to measure the spiritual progress of our children. Even though gauging the...Read more

Is Holding Someone Accountable a Virtue?

January 24, 2019

One of the most challenging situations a human being can face is holding someone accountable for their actions because rarely does someone want to...Read more

I Absolve You

The Three Most Powerful Words for Healing the Soul
January 24, 2019

In the book of Proverbs Solomon urges us to trust in the Lord with all of our heart and not rely in our insight...Read more

Did Jesus Really Sin?

January 24, 2019

Did Jesus really sin? Apparently nearly 60% of all practicing Catholic within the Diocese of Camden, NJ believe so. This was the findings of...Read more

Why St. John Bosco Desires to Save Souls

January 24, 2019

Imagine someone immediately coming up to you and without hesitation tells you: I desire to save your soul. This is exactly what St. John...Read more

How Would St. John Bosco Teach the Narcissistic Child

January 24, 2019

Imagine for a moment that you’re a Catholic school teacher and you suddenly realize that all of your students have a very high value...Read more

Are You Spiritually Neglecting Your Marriage?

January 24, 2019

Our human desire for both spiritual and physical affection is two of the strongest and most potent aspects of our human existence. It involves...Read more

What Can a Catechist Learn from St. Thomas More?

January 24, 2019

One of the most significant attributes we find in the lives of the Saints is their undying devotion to God the Father regardless of...Read more

Do Not Make Sin Your Heritage?

January 24, 2019

If someone were to ask you; “how would you like to be remembered by when you pass on” it’s probably not that “he really...Read more

Are You Isolating Yourself from Your Children?

January 24, 2019

There comes a time when parents simply want some quiet time to themselves. Handling the rigors of parenthood by meeting the temporal and spiritual...Read more

Why the Catechism of the Catholic Church Matters

January 24, 2019

G.K. Chesterton once said that to be inside Christendom one has to be near enough to love it, (pg. 10-11 Everlasting Man). The same...Read more

Are You Ashamed of Telling the Truth?

January 24, 2019

When engaged in conversation it’s not out of the ordinary to assume that the discussion would be sensible and truthful. The last thing we...Read more

Why Do We Renew Our Baptismal Promises?

January 23, 2019

Our human identity is intimately linked to the sacrament of Baptism. This may come as a surprise to some but the reality of our...Read more

Does Intercessory Prayer Really Strenghten a Marriage?

January 23, 2019

Imagine if everyone around us came to the realization that praying for someone is actually quite a simple act. We would all be constant...Read more

How Does a Parent Teach With Grace?

January 23, 2019

A consistent challenge most parents face in raising children is revealing our own habitual sinful habits right in front of them. Our human condition...Read more

How can Parents Strenghten the Moral Conscience of their Child?

January 23, 2019

How does a parent strengthen the moral conscience of his own child? Much has been said over the last year about the development of...Read more

How Does a Parent Teach With Grace?

November 21, 2018

A consistent challenge most parents face in raising children is revealing our own habitual sinful habits right in front of them. Our human condition...Read more

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