Posts Tagged ‘Peter’

The Witness of Love

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

“Do you love me?” It was just a few weeks ago on Good Friday that we heard Peter’s three-time denial of Jesus while the Lord was being condemned to death. On Sunday at Mass, we picked up the story a couple of weeks after Christ rose from the dead. In the Gospel reading, we hear […] [Read more]

Who is the Pope?

Monday, August 31st, 2015

The anticipation is growing for the visit of Pope Francis in just a few short weeks. Indeed, from the moment he first greeted the world from the balcony overlooking Saint Peter’s Square, our Holy Father has generated excitement. He has been featured on the covers of many magazines, including Rolling Stone, he was named Time […] [Read more]

Walking with Peter – The Pope

Wednesday, March 11th, 2015

Although it was a long time ago, I find myself reflecting on lessons learned when I was still a seminarian preparing for priestly ordination in Rome. It was the time of the Second Vatican Council. Pope – now Saint – John XXIII had convoked this Ecumenical Council because, as he put it, the Church was […] [Read more]