Singing Our Praises

How many of us stay through the end of Mass and sing the closing song? Do you listen to the final song even if you don’t like to sing? I enjoy singing the last song. It’s usually something upbeat and joyful. So I personally made a conscience effort to try and get my 13-year-old boy to join in song. I...

Evangelization Starts With Us

Most of us have had experiences in more than one parish over our lifetime, I think I’ve been a member in around five or six different parishes, but some of you may have attended the same one all your life.  Regardless of how many or where they were, we know that what we understand about worship and...

Spreading the Word

In his message for the 44th World Communications Day, Pope Benedict XVI wrote, “The increased availability of the new technologies demands greater responsibility on the part of those called to proclaim the Word, but it also requires them to become more focused, efficient and compelling in their...

The Way

As radio producer in the media department, I recently interviewed Martin Sheen about his faith and his new movie, The Way, for an upcoming episode of American Catholic Radio that will air the week of November 1. In the movie (which was produced and directed by his son, Emilio Estevez), Martin plays Tom, a...

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