Following Jesus in word and deed is what we are called to do.
Theology 101 is taking a peek behind the scenes of some of the prominent figures, groups and events referenced in the New Testament.
Dear Father Joe, I have friends who don’t seem to be interested in returning to church since the quarantine ended. How do I convince them to come back?
Your question reflects a heart of love, and I am so grateful for it.
Mary saying yes to God was one of the most significant acts of obedience in human history.
Five hundred years ago, a cannonball changed the course of Ignatius of Loyola’s life.
Go behind the scenes of the New Testament with Theology 101.
If anyone who is sick or dying is facing a low quality of life, we should take steps to raise and improve it.
Put Jesus first and feed your mind with the truth.
We all carry hopes in our hearts that are both big and small.
I have a friend who says everything was much more reverent before the 1960s and that we should go back to the way things used to be. This is making me question what happens at Mass on Sunday.
There is little doubt the presence of the Zealots impacted Jesus’ life, ministry and, possibly, his death.
I think that if we asked any mother what she wanted most for her child, she would likely answer, “to be happy.”
There’s nothing flashy about faithful intercessory prayer, but God notices. Here's how to say, “I’ll pray for you,” and mean it.
Writing about Father Mateo Sheedy is a privilege, but remembering him during the 40th diocesan anniversary is even more so.
She dedicated her life to educating poor children in the first half of the 20th century.
On a Saturday afternoon in 2004, the Institute for Leadership in Ministry’s (ILM) first-year students were in class listening to a presentation on Filipino culture as part of the day’s topic: the Ethnic Cultures of the Diocese.
We are joyful because we are hopeful. Our hope is not based on fantasy or “wishing,” but on what God has already done for us through the Easter story.
This Dominican Friar tirelessly pursued reforms when corruption, heresy, immorality and invasion threatened the Church.
Take a peek behind the scenes of prominent figures and events in the New Testament.
For Easter, we Catholics sure do a lot of preparing. What happens when the day finally passes?
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Theology 101 is taking a peek behind the scenes.
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