The Feast of The Annunciation: Mama Mary Loves Us!

Mar 25 The Feast of The Annunciation: Mama Mary Loves Us!

Today is the Feast of The Annunciation of Our Lord.  It holds particular significance for me because it is the anniversary of the day my wife learned that we would be parents for the first time. My wife Mikki and I married in September 2005, just four short months after graduating from college.  We tried to for three years to get pregnant, and were diagnosed in Summer 2009 with “unexplained...

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Veronica at Mass

The following is a comment I wanted to promote from Susanna’s article How to Actively Participate at ANY Mass.  Dora lays out a beautiful context for understanding distractions at Mass: At one of our meetings, my spiritual director and I were briefly discussing how to participate more fully at the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass. At the time I was having difficulty with distractions. He...

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Standardized Tests and Academic Objectification

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Truth & Charity is Celebrating 1 Million Hits

Since Truth & Charity’s first post on January 4th of 2012, we have periodically posted updates of various web-traffic milestones.  At the onset, no one had any idea that this blog would reach so many people and it is certainly only through God’s grace that it has continued.  This will be the last post updating readers of our website traffic – 1 million hits is...

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Great Job Opportunity in Michigan

Adam Janke, a good friend of mine from Franciscan University of Steubenville, is leaving his DRE job to go work full-time for St. Paul Street Evangelization. He leaves behind two part-time job opportunities: Coordinator of Elementary Religious Education St. Mary Catholic Church is a family friendly Catholic community in Williamston, Michigan and is located 15 minutes east of Michigan State...

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Prayer request: Requiescat in pace

My father-in-law, Bill Harper, passed away this afternoon after a long battle with cancer.  Please pray for the repose of his soul as well as for my wife, Katie, and the rest of his family. Katie wrote an article about him a short while ago. ...

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