Exploring what it means to be Catholic

I’ve started to spend more time reflecting on the disconnect between what I’m being taught at Mass and in the Bible in terms of love, mercy, humility, and service versus the public persona of Catholics. Considering the corruption known to exist within its walls, it’s not hard to find fault with the Catholic Church. However,… Continue reading Exploring what it means to be Catholic

Using God’s Measuring Tape: A Commentary on Repentance and Humility

Towards the beginning of Mass during the second week of Lent, I was reflecting on my commitment to spiritual growth this Lenten season. I was satisfied so far with the amount of time I spent in prayer and the efforts I had made to love those around me, using Jesus as my model for compassion… Continue reading Using God’s Measuring Tape: A Commentary on Repentance and Humility