Saturday, Third Week of Easter: April 21

Saturday, Third Week of Easter: April 21

Many of the disciples who were listening said, “This saying is hard; who can accept it?” As a result, many disciples returned to their former way of life and no longer accompanied him. (John 6: 60-66) What were the words Jesus spoke that turned away these disciples?...
Fourth Degree for Fr. Pleiman

Fourth Degree for Fr. Pleiman

Fr. Ken Pleiman, C.PP.S., received his fourth degree from the Knights of Columbus on February 3. Fr. Pleiman, who is in ministry with Dayton’s Region Seven parishes, also serves as chaplain for K. of C. Council 500 in Dayton. “The Knights encouraged and endorsed my...
Friday, Third Week of Easter: April 20

Friday, Third Week of Easter: April 20

Go, for this man is a chosen instrument of mine to carry my name before Gentiles, kings, and the children of Israel, and I will show him what he will have to suffer for my name. (Acts 9: 15-16) St. Paul was the most unlikely convert to the Church. We can also say he...
Thursday, Third Week of Easter: April 19

Thursday, Third Week of Easter: April 19

Now there was an Ethiopian … Philip ran up and heard him reading Isaiah the prophet and said, “Do you understand what you are reading?” He replied, “How can I, unless someone instructs me?” So he invited Philip to get in and sit with him. (Acts 8: 27-31) Life flows...