Archive for January 2015

Michael Keaton pays tribute to his Catholic family at the Golden Globes

Michael Keaton pays tribute to his Catholic family at the Golden Globes: I have to admit that I didn’t watch the Golden Globes because I have no interest in much of what’s out there in film. When I saw this clip, I thought it was refreshing to see a “celebrity” acknowledge his family of faith... Read more »

Are we defending the Faith or are we arguing with others about it?

Are we defending the Faith or are we arguing with others about it? Jesus never argued or debated the Faith… He gave it, explained it, and left it for others to either accept it or walk away. For example, when Jesus gave us the teaching on the Eucharist in the Holy Gospel of St.John Ch.... Read more »

Make a one-word New Year's resolution

Did you make any New Year’s resolutions?  Have you broken any of them yet?  Would you like to change that? Make a one-word New Year’s resolution. This was on a friend’s Facebook page: “Some guy on TV said instead of making (and then breaking) new year’s resolutions, people should set a one-word mantra that they... Read more »
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Touring Chicago's beautiful churches: St. Helen

Last summer my husband and I visited different churches in my series “Touring Chicago’s beautiful Churches.”  When we returned to St. Therese in the fall, we didn’t expect to get a chance to visit another parish for a while.  We were pleasantly surprised when we were invited to St. Helen in November. St. Helen was celebrating it’s 50th... Read more »