(This column is scheduled for January publication on the Catholic Mom website. Deacon Tom feels that this topic is worth sharing on other venues, and he welcomes your thoughts and feedback) Two seemingly unrelated starters: For nine years, I have attended the priest, deacon, seminarian ... Read More about Job Openings – Seeking Catholic Mandelas
A week ago Saturday, I went to a new priest for confession. The priest turned out to be an Irish curmudgeon. Do you know what a curmudgeon is? The dictionary says a curmudgeon is a bad tempered or a surly person. But, when you put the two words ‘Irish curmudgeon’ together - the meaning can be a bit ... Read More about An Irish Curmudgeon & Growing the Faith
In this episode: Del Lago and the TV headache, Philmont and Lost Pines, Qatar, leaving Christ Our Light, the vacuum cleaner ponytail, Rediscover Catholicism study group, Archdiocesan Youth Conference, Mailbag:Jim from PA. Contact our comment line at (936) 228-1836 or email us [at] ... Read More about CF161: God’s Country
What to say (or preach) to Boy Scouts? That’s the question I gave to our local Bible study group when we gathered to pre-read the Scriptures for the Mass of the 10th Sunday in Ordinary Time. I asked the Bible study folks this question because I am heading out to do a Communion Service at Camp ... Read More about What To Say to Boy Scouts ??
In this episode: the best daddy in the world, chicken plucker, mattie moment, Sweet Brown Cold Pop Escape, CCE field trip, papal lap book, cheap date, mailbag: Chad asks about the recent Boy Scouts of America controversy, Allyson's book, twaddle ... Read More about CF160: Chicken Plucker