October, 2016

Is the Devil Real???

Is the Devil Real???

I grew up believing, as the Church taught, that the devil is real. Then somewhere in the 1960’s I began to hear of some theologians who taught that the devil is not real. They described him as a symbol or […]

A Lifetime of Improvement

A Lifetime of Improvement

How good do we need to be to get to Heaven? It was a question I had while reflecting upon today’s readings. In the Gospel selection from Luke, Jesus is asked by someone, “Lord, will only a few people be […]

Marriage and Ephesians 5:21-33

Marriage and Ephesians 5:21-33

In my work as a marriage and family therapist I will see nine couples on the brink of divorce this week.  I wish I could get them to see the wisdom in today’s first reading, Ephesians 5: 21-33.  It is […]