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Gentleman Saint: Saint Damien of Molokai

"I was sick and ye visited me." - J. Damien de Veuster (Inscription of St. Damien in the Bible of a visitor to the island) "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends." - Jesus Christ Imagine an island where people are sent to die of a horrific, flesh rotting disease. They...

A Lenten Giving Opportunity

"It is more blessed to give than to receive." - Our Lord Jesus Christ As a rule, I don't promote giving to specific causes, but I recently wrote about the importance of almsgiving during Lent, and now, I've become aware of an opportunity to do just that. Allow me to break my own rule and share a little about this opportunity. The Need The...

Preparing for a Good Lent: Almsgiving

"We should strive to keep our hearts open to the sufferings and wretchedness of other people, and pray continually that God may grant us that spirit of compassion which is truly the spirit of God." - Saint Vincent de Paul Believe it or not, tomorrow is already Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent. Today, we finish our series on preparing...