Why Did Jesus Have To Die?
If someone were to ask you, "Why did Jesus have to die?" How would you answer? In today's Gospel Jesus gives us the answer.
How To Inherit Eternal Life
If you ever visit the Sierra Valley, take a drive and take notice of the names of the old ranches. You'll begin to see a familiar pattern: Roberti, Magdelena, Dotta, Genasci, Filippini. It recalls a time when this place was settled by the Swiss Italians over a hundred years ago. This whole nation, in fact, was built…
Marriage vs. Celibacy?
The tone in his voice changed. "Something has happened in these last few years," he said solemnly. Over ten years had passed since we were ordained priests. Middle age was now quickly approaching; gone were the eager young men in their 20's. "A deeper pain has unexpectedly appeared since we made the promise of…