A famous podcast host recently asked a Catholic commentator why he opposed homosexual marriage when it did not personally injure him in any way. Unfortunately, the Catholic commentator was unable to provide a very memorable response. Admittedly, it can sometimes be tough to answer these types of questions when put on the spot, especially in … More Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on us!
Parents derive immense amounts of joy from discovering similarities between their children and themselves. There’s nothing cuter than a daughter who looks like her mother, or a son who acts like his father. God is no different with His children. The more we inculcate virtue in our hearts, the more we resemble Him Who is … More Parents and Their Children
When a man marries a woman, he loves her with all of his heart. When he has his first child, he loves that child with all of his heart while maintaining and even increasing the love he has for his wife. How is this possible? The size of his heart must increase. Indeed, with each … More A Father’s Heart
It seems that the correct order of things has those in positions of authority serving their inferiors. This is not a popular idea in today’s culture, but it is perfectly in accord with reason. The principle of subsidiary function tells us that all matters should be handled at the lowest possible level. When an entity … More Servant Leaders
It is a simple fact of life that no man can decide the type of world into which he is born. We are dealt only one hand of cards, and it is with these cards that we must play. As a man progresses throughout his life here on earth, he can do very little or … More Powerful Parents