Posts Tagged ‘salvation’

The Good News of Salvation in the Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Although superseded this year because it falls on a Sunday, October 15 is usually the day when the Church lifts up for us Saint Teresa of Avila, a doctor of the Church whose witness and writings continue to offer lessons for the people of God. Like the modern age with its rapid changes and diminished […] [Read more]

Our Redeemer is Christ Jesus

Monday, July 28th, 2014

“What do I need to do to be assured of going to heaven?” This is a question that many of us have thought about, if not actually asked a priest or a teacher or a friend.  One of the most “famous” people to ask the question is the rich young man in the Gospels (Matthew […] [Read more]

What Lies Beyond

Monday, November 25th, 2013

It is a common experience for people when going to a viewing at a funeral home, thinking how unreal it seems, to look upon the utter stillness and silence of the deceased.  Lying before them is the person they knew and yet it is not.   This unsettling experience often prompts one to reflect. What is […] [Read more]