Posts Tagged Confession

Bulletin Letter – 11/17/19

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    +JMJ It has been a while since I have addressed cohabitation with the parish (which has happened in a homily and in a bulletin letter), and I know that we continue to be confused, even as Catholics, about the wrongness of cohabitation. Cohabitation

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Bulletin Letter August 9

Dear Parishioners,                                                                                                                                                                           +JMJ For this bulletin letter, I will give you another excerpt from my Baltimore Thomistic conference on “Becoming a Better Confessor”. The keynote address of the whole conference was given the first night by Father Romano Caesarius, O.P. Father Caesarius is another one of those

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Bulletin Letter February 1

Dear Parishioners, One of the many strange weaknesses of seminary training in the decades following Vatican II was the lack of concrete instruction on how to do marriage preparation. Thankfully, Pope Saint John Paul II’s famous encyclical Familiaris Consortio, “On the Christian Meaning of Family”, published in my

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