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Dr. Peter Kreeft's conversion to Catholicism from Protestantism

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 4/11/16

 

Listening to Dr. Peter Kreeft's conversion story reminded of why I love the Catholic Church. I'm not just saying this because I am a priest but it was because I fell in love with the Church that I was inspired to become a priest. Jesus says, "You did ... Read More »

Politics and the Creation of a Tyrant

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 3/31/16

Christopher Morrissey gives us a glimpse into our future from a great teacher of the past. Plato was a true student of human nature and we would do well to heed his words. In light of recent events from Ferguson, New York and so many other places around the ... Read More »

Mother Angelica RIP

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 3/29/16

It was with great sadness that I heard the news of Mother Angelicas passing on Easter Sunday. She demonstrated through her courageous witness that it was all right to love the Catholic Church at a time when it was not cool to be Catholic. She was counter cultural in ... Read More »

"Jesus Christ and him crucified"

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 3/22/16

St. Paul preached to the Corinthians that he had come to believe that the Gospel of Jesus Christ is summed up in his cross. "For I resolved to know nothing while I was with you except Jesus Christ and him crucified." 1 Cor. 2:2

The wisdom of the cross ... Read More »