Sometimes We Think Too Much?

Sometimes We Think Too Much?

By Fr. Tony Fortman, C.PP.S. We hear in today’s Gospel, “Jesus said to Nicodemus: ‘Just as Moses lifted up the serpent in the desert, so must the Son of Man be lifted up, so that everyone who believes in him may have eternal life.’” There is a new Jesus movie out...

Fr. Drees Placed High Value on Education

David Hoying, C.PP.S. Fr. Henry Joseph Drees has the distinction of serving the most years as provincial director, serving, either by election or appointment, for 18 years. A native of Oldenburg, Germany, and a blacksmith by trade, Drees came to the Community at the...

Practical, Joyful Companion a “Go-To Guy”

Jean Giesige, Companion Larry Jenkins was the kind of guy who, if you were sitting next to him in chapel at a Community event, could exude an aura of total absorption and worshipful attention that indicated he was deep in conversation with his Creator. Then the minute...

John Doherty Did All He Could, and More

Maureen Lahiff, Companion I can’t see anyone passing up a chance to help someone else if they need it. I never feel anything is an obligation; it’s a great opportunity. More damage is done by good people who do nothing than by bad people doing nasty things. If you...

Fr. Kramer Freely Shared his Riches

Thomas Gustin, Amicus “If he’s so smart, how come he’s not rich?” This tagline in a large bold font covering the lower half of a full-page advertisement asked a very important question. It included a wonderful picture of Fr. William J. Kramer, C.PP.S, L.Sc.N., Sc.D....