Raising of Lazarus

  The Gospel this Sunday tells of the raising of Lazarus. It is one of those Gospels on which dissertations are written, which is to say, well beyond my depth. Read it, meditate, pray… but I am no one to plumb the depths. I have one small thought this week. We see Jesus’ dearest friends […]

Developing Faith in Children

Ask any children’s catechist about what they want from parents and after the eyeroll you will get a list of suggestions. Mostly, they look to parents to be the first educators of their children, introducing them to fundamentals of the faith, teaching them about Christ, memorizing basic prayers, going to Mass regularly. It is sad […]