Browsing the January 2020 archive of Fr. Chris' Article

Fr. Chris' Article - February 2, 2020

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 1/31/20

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, As we well know (or at least as a priest, I am well aware), the Church is facing many challenges and struggles at this time. Clerical abuse, financial difficulties, declining membership, people vacating for various reasons, and a general lack of understanding and ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - January 26, 2020

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 1/23/20

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, As of the writing (and reading) of this article (the 47th anniversary of Roe vs. Wade), hundreds of thousands of folks from all states and walks of life will have been involved in the March for Life. Hundreds of people from the tri-state ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - January 19, 2020

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 1/16/20

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, I once again would like to dip into the Ask Father box to address a good question that was recently asked.  I’ll take my best shot! “When we offer Masses for the dead, the Holy Souls in Purgatory, is this specifically an action ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - January 12, 2020

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 1/09/20

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, This weekend’s celebration of the Baptism of the Lord brings to a close the Christmas season.  As we get ready to step back into Ordinary Time, we are once again meant to turn our attention to sanctifying the everyday world around us.  The ... Read More »

Fr. Chris' Article - January 5, 2020

Posted by Lisa Spitz on 1/03/20

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, To many, the traditional Christmas song “The Twelve Days of Christmas” is something of an enigma. Most just assume it is an old frivolous song. Even many secularist and agenda-driven websites such as Vox and Snopes will lay out fallacious arguments as to ... Read More »