“What Are You Looking For?”

“What Are You Looking For?”

By Brother Matthew Schaefer, C.PP.S. I was 30 years old when I heard the voice of God. Okay, that might be an exaggeration; I didn’t actually hear a voice and it wasn’t so dramatic. I don’t even remember the details of the moment. But I know God was telling me to look...
Precious Blood People (and Dogs) Find a Way

Precious Blood People (and Dogs) Find a Way

By Trish Frazer, Companion 2020. Some would probably say this is like those four-letter words we should avoid. The year certainly didn’t begin that way. For John, Sylvie and me, the year began just like the year before. We delighted in seeing friends, spending time...
“What Are You Looking For?”

Time to Get to Work

By Fr. Matthew Keller, C.PP.S. Today we celebrate the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord and with that celebration, we draw our Christmas season to a close. Today the statues to our nativity scene go back into storage, along with the trees, the lights and the various...
“What Are You Looking For?”

Heirs of the Magi

By Fr Tim McFarland, C.PP.S. The Gospel for this feast is a vivid story from Matthew. In some ways it seems out of place given Matthew’s Jewish audience. He seems to reflect a theme in the Old Testament and then challenges his audience to a broader vision of the...
Growing in Spirit

Growing in Spirit

A New Year’s message from our Provincial Director Fr. Jeffrey Kirch, C.PP.S. As we celebrate the New Year, our prayers are with all God’s sons and daughters that they enjoy a happy, healthy, fulfilling life in Christ. There is no sense in praying for a...
Bless, Shine, Be Gracious . . .

Bless, Shine, Be Gracious . . .

“Holy Mother, through whom we were found worthy to receive the author of life.” -Paul VI, Marialis Cultus By Brother Brian Boyle, C.PP.S. New Year’s Day. A day that we kick off striving for new goals, getting over the previous evening, spending time with family and...