A Priest Life

"Rejoice always. Pray without ceasing." -St. Paul

Tag: reality

See the reality

I was talking to some friends at a birthday party. She interrupted our conversation about cake: “I wonder what it’s like to see the angels present at Mass.” “I don’t know, but I sure do like this ice-cream cake,” I thought to myself. She went on to describe the tasks she imagined angels have and […]

One Day

There are certain days that summarize the entirety of the priestly life. Today was one of them. The alarm rang at 7am. My day began with Confessions that helped to heal the wounds of sin and despair. Then there were two Sunday Masses proclaiming the joy of Christ’s coming. Mass was followed by a meeting […]

A Face

I always love when a day brings an unexpected surprise. I find that in priesthood, it’s Your way of breaking up my routine and showing me that You are still ultimately creative. Perhaps there’s an unwritten motto that all priests live by, Expect the unexpected. You threw me one of those unexpected surprises today. I […]