Mystical Body of Christ


Spiritual Generosity: Praying for Others

God loves a cheerful giver (2 Cor 9:7).  There are many ways that we can be generous with one another; for example, we can share our time, talent, and treasure in such a way that it benefits not just ourselves and our families, but also our friends and the other members of our community.  We […]


On the Mission and Vocation of the Laity

Text of a talk I gave to St. Michael’s Young Adults group during Spirit and Spirits, on Monday, August 11, 2014 at the Irish Bred Pub in Opelika, AL. Tonight I’ll be talking about the mission of the laity in the Church. I hope that by the end of this talk we will have arrived at […]


Glory Conference 2012

I recently attended a four-day conference for Catholic college students called Glory Conference,  and the experience was, dare I say it, glorious. The conference was held with the goal of “uniting a generation to be fully alive,” which is quite a worthwhile goal, especially in light of St. Irenaeus’s assertion that “The glory of God is […]