Posts tagged "Holy Spirit"

You Stiff-necked People!

Stephen said to the people, the elders, and the scribes: “You stiff-necked people, uncircumcised in heart and ears, you always oppose the Holy Spirit; you are just like your ancestors. Which of the prophets did your ancestors not persecute? They put to death those who foretold the coming of the righteous one, whose betrayers and... Read more »

Our Advocate

Today’s first reading (Acts 19:1-8) talks about the Holy Spirit which, to me, is part of the Holy Trinity that is the most complex.  A friend of mine tried to simplify it for me by saying that the Holy Spirit is like God’s secretary gently reminding us of God’s word.  And of course, Jesus referred... Read more »

The End of the World, Fr. Pfleger and Where is Charlie Sheen?

We’re still here, Fr. Pfleger has apologized and is back in the pulpit which got me to thinking, “Where is Charlie Sheen?”  He’s been quiet lately. It appears we need the Holy Spirit more then ever: Jesus said to his disciples: “Whoever has my commandments and observes them is the one who loves me. Whoever loves me will... Read more »