The Body and Blood of Christ

When I first began attending Mass, I noticed Catholics always genuflected (bending one knee to the ground while crossing oneself) before entering a pew.  It was over a year before I understood the significance of that gesture. Every week at Mass, as one united Catholic family, we receive Christ through the Sacrament of the Eucharist.  … [Read more…]

Till Death Do Us Part

On August 6, 2011, I stood at the front of my parish and watched as my future father-in-law escorted my beautiful bride down the aisle.  Outside of the birth of our son—a year and some months later—the day I married Lindsay was the happiest of my life. At the time I was not yet Catholic, … [Read more…]