An Evening with Knights

Tonight the Knights of Columbus Our Lady of the Snows Council in Anchorage hosted an evening of fellowship for Knights, their families and any others who wanted to join them.  What a wonderful evening!  Together we prayed the Rosary, celebrated Mass and shared a meal in the parish hall.  Yesterday afternoon, the Knights asked if I […]

Message from Pope Benedict: Proposing Vocations for the Local Church

Today, Pope Benedict’s message for the 48th World Day of Prayer for Vocations was released by the Vatican.  The 48th World Day of Prayer for Vocations is the fourth Sunday of Easter (May 15, 2011).  This year’s theme is “Proposing Vocations in the Local Church” and Pope Benedict beautifully describes some aspects of priestly and […]

Water, Water, Everywhere

There are few things on Earth that hold gentleness and power, simplicity and meaning like water. Water covers 70% of our planet and has the power to kill and bring life. We enjoy hot springs, hot showers, hot baths. Yet it can also erode canyons into solid rock and bring rich nutrients to barren soil. […]