I have always been a big-picture person. Today’s Gospel definitely paints a big picture regarding the essence of Christianity. St. Gaspar would spend no less than thirty minutes per day meditating on the crucifix. He did this because he saw in the passion, God’s great act of love.
We are counting down to the first Religious Brothers Day in the U.S., on May 1, the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker, by sharing stories about our wonderful C.PP.S. brothers. Brother Joe Fisher, C.PP.S., who grew up on a farm outside of Wapakoneta, Ohio, has been our provincial treasurer for 30 years.