Find Priests, Sisters, Brothers

Want to attract devout Catholic men and women to your community?
Try our Come & See Program.
It's a unique vocation assessment program that works. Mention "Great Catholic Homilies" and get $100 off of your first campaign.

Walk a spiritual path with the Visitandine Founders, Saints and Sisters. Visitation Spirit website
Free others from today's forms of captivity. Become a Mercedarian friar. Order of the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mercy Philadelphia, PA
Consider a life of prayer and teaching. Sisters of the Order of the Visitation of Holy Mary Washington, DC

Categories

Archives

I don’t want God. I want to “enjoy life.”

Seventh Monday in Ordinary Time

Deacon Robert Banet

Charlie, when are you going to get really serious and give yourself completely to God?

Oh, time enough for that. I want to enjoy life.

The real joy comes when you make that commitment. I know because I’ve been there. Act now and receive God’s mercy.

Later. And stop hounding me. Continue reading I don’t want God. I want to “enjoy life.”

The physics of light point to God’s nature

Sixth Week in Ordinary Time

Deacon Robert Banet

Have you found your nose in that physics book again, Roscoe?

Yes and I find this description of light amazing.

Amazing? What could be amazing of such an ordinary thing as light?

Well, physicists say that light seems to have two aspects.

Namely?

It seems to made is of little bundles…. Continue reading The physics of light point to God’s nature

Why doesn’t God zap everyone?

Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul
Deacon Robert Banet

Yesterday was the feast of the Conversion St. Paul.

Ah yes, where the saint was knocked to the ground.

Yes, and was given this insight, this blinding faith that was almost impossible to resist.

That must have been a wonderful experience.

You know, I’ve always wondered why God doesn’t give everyone this experience.

What do you mean? Continue reading Why doesn’t God zap everyone?