Father as Provider

The human father is the link between our God and earth. All fatherhood gets its name from God the father. God has chosen us and He pursues us in His call for greatness. The call is for us to act as His voice, provide His touch; in short to identify us as the image of...

Father as Protector

Fathers are different from mothers. God has created us differently, we think differently. We have instincts and attitudes and physical strengths that empower us for tough-minded, sacrificial service to those people who count most in our lives, starting with our...

The Nature of Catholic Fatherhood

Fatherhood is under attack.  It is under attack from forces outside of man (our society and culture) but also from forces within him (our lack of reference for what God has made). My experience has me coming of age in the 1960’s (Pre – Vatican II) and the...

Remember to Keep Holy the Lord’s Day

In this His third Commandment, God has asked we consecrate one day a week for Him, and abstain from servile works.  Under the old law, the day set aside was Saturday, in memory of the creation of the world.  In the new law, the day set aside is Sunday, in...