LATEST REVIEW OF MY BOOK!

Written by writer Timothy Lusch, who, I think, captures well the essence of my book. This review appeared in the excellent online Catholic magazine, “Catholic World Report” in December of 2023. Read on! Beyond litanies and lives to...

WE BELIEVE!

   The birth narratives the gospels of Matthew and Luke each begin with the appearance of an angel. These supernatural interventions herald an extraordinary event that is about to happen: the birth of the Redeemer. Luke tells us of two...

LOURDES, FATIMA & DIVINE MERCY

October 5th is the Feast Day of Saint Faustina. For those of you who are not familiar with her, Faustina Kowalska was a Polish nun and mystic known for her visions of Jesus before World War II that fostered the Catholic “Divine Mercy” devotion...

WHITE SHEEP OF THE FAMILY

Upon researching for my new book, How the Saints shaped History, I reached the conclusion that St. Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Jesuits, was the MVP of the Catholic Counter-Reformation. And that is a bold statement, given the many saints who...

MY BOOK IS RELEASED!

I am happy to announce that my book, HOW THE SAINTS SHAPED HISTORY, is now officially released, and available at https://lnkd.in/g3XvY-Fg. I am grateful to the wonderful people at Our Sunday Visitor (OSV) for their expertise, care, and faith as...

Saint Clotilda: History Maker

Seldom has such a little-known saint had such an outsized impact on the history of Christianity and of Europe as Saint Clotilda.  I had never heard of Clotilda until I began researching for my book on the role of saints in Church history for...

SINGING FOR AN UNSUNG HERO

  In the early years of Christianity a number of well-known saints led the way in spreading the gospel throughout much of the known world – missionaries Peter and Paul, gospel writers Mark and Luke, among them.  But a number who get a...