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Say “yes” to Jesus – Pentecost is for now!

Feast of the Ascension

Deacon Robert Banet

I know about Christmas and Easter, but what is the third great feast?

It’s Pentecost, in a sense – the greatest of them.

How so?

Well, all three call to mind three historical happenings: Christmas really happened and the Resurrection (Easter) really happened and also Pentecost really happened.

I’m with you so far. Go on. Continue reading Say “yes” to Jesus – Pentecost is for now!

We’re abandoning the poor souls in Purgatory

Sixth Sunday in Easter

Deacon Robert Banet

This is the third one I’ve received!

Third what, Oscar?

Third refusal.

What are you talking about?

I’ve sent money for Masses for people who have passed away.

So? What’ to get so excited about? Continue reading We’re abandoning the poor souls in Purgatory

Fatima and the vision of hell

Oct. 13, 2017

Deacon Robert Banet

You know, this is the hundredth anniversary of the appearance of Our Lady at Fatima.

Yes, I know.

What  blessing that it was for the whole world.

Yes, and especially for the three children.

That vision of hell must have been enough to make saints out of them.

You know, I’ve been thinking about that. Why doesn’t God grant that terrifying vision to everyone?

What do you mean? Continue reading Fatima and the vision of hell