Reflections in Christ

by Fr. Lawrence Farley

Fr. Lawrence Farley

The Language of Unworthiness

In his first epistle to Timothy, Paul wrote, “It is a trustworthy statement, deserving full acceptance, that Christ Jesus…

What’s Wrong with Suicide?

Eventually every pastor will be faced with the question of what to do about the theological issue of suicide, either because…

A Celebration of the Elderly

The Great Feast of the Meeting of Christ in the Temple, which we recently celebrated, is a feast of the elderly.  When…

On the Virtue of Goodness

In his list of virtues which comprise the fruit of Spirit working in one’s life, Saint Paul lists that of…

A Papal Calendar?

Christmas Day and the post-Christmas season usually bring with them a number of things not overwhelming…

A Merry “Hipster” Christmas!?

If you haven’t yet purchased a “Hipster Nativity Set,” you might be too late — despite the $129.99 price tag, they are flying off…

Holy Hatred

Lately I came across an interesting bit of theologizing.  The author (who shall remain nameless) spoke of his love for…