New Evangelization

April 30, 2013

8 Reasons You Don’t Want to Look at Pornography

Trust me, you don’t want to look at pornography. Preparing the final for my Mass Communications class, I thought I should share some of what we […]
May 16, 2013

Vatican Archbishop: People Returning to Confession Because of Pope Francis

According to the archbishop in charge of the Vatican office promoting new evangelization, there has been a noticeable increase in the number of people going to […]
May 22, 2013

How to Become An Annoying Catholic (In Eight Easy Steps)

If you were paying attention last week, you’ll recall from  my newsy little post on Friday, that Pope Francis has charged Catholics with asking the Holy […]
June 3, 2013

A Hardcore Catholic Love Story

In my continuing attempt to chronicle Catholic identity as it is lived in  time, I give you the modern Catholic love story which you see unfold […]
June 4, 2013

Say Hello to the New Bishops!

Wow. If you want to know what an apostle looks like, his picture is to the right. That’s Bishop Paprocki of Springfield, Illinois.  Among other things, […]
June 6, 2013

A Tale of Two Hearts

Just outside my office, in the upstairs hallway of my home, hangs a picture of the Sacred Heart. Next to it, hangs another picture, the Immaculate […]
June 25, 2013

A Bronx Priest Who Makes Honey and Beer … and Clothes for Cameron Diaz

This past weekend, I was channel-surfing and stopped on Fox News when a video clip of Pope Francis caught my eye. The Fox News host was […]
June 27, 2013

What Catholics Need Now: A Letter to Our Priests and Bishops

To Our Spiritual Fathers, Please forgive the public nature of this letter. In a sense, it goes against my personal rule of not criticizing priests or […]