Browsing the May 2016 archive of Fr. James Marshall Weekly Video Blog

Speaking truth to power

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 5/31/16

It takes courage to speak the truth to those who do not want to hear it. Cardinal Robert Sarah did just that when he gave the key note address at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C. This election year is about so much more than the partisan differences that ... Read More »

The Most Holy Body and Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 5/24/16

Corpus Christi is a celebration of a miracle! The changing of the bread and wine into the Body and Blood of Jesus for the salvation of the world.

The solemnity of Corpus Christi is one time when our Lord in the Blessed Sacrament is exposed not just to faithful ... Read More »

The Sign of the Cross

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 5/17/16

The first prayer that I learned from my mother was to make the sign of the cross. What I didn't know is that I was learning something that could be traced back to the early apostolic Church:

St. John Chrysostom (ca. 347-407), the eloquent fourth-century preacher and patriarch of ... Read More »

The Importance of Beauty

Posted by Fr. James Marshall on 5/02/16

One of the advantages of having a blog like this one is that I can share things with you all, that previously would not have been possible. This is one of those times when I am grateful for the opportunity this blog gives me to share with you a ... Read More »