Author Archives: John McKenna

Coming into Port after a Rough Sea

Saint John Henry Newman  From the time that I became a Catholic, of course I have no further history of my religious opinions to narrate. In saying this, I do not mean to say that my mind has been idle, … Continue reading

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The Church On Mission

The Our Father is more than a prayer; it is, as Tertullian said, “the compendium of the whole Gospel”, because in it we find the fundamental principles, the deepest hopes, and the most decisive needs of the disciples of Jesus, … Continue reading

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Resolutely Determined to Follow the Lord

If through weakness I sometimes fall, may your divine glance cleanse my soul immediately, consuming all my imperfection like the fire that transforms everything into itself. I thank you, 0 my God, for all the graces you have granted me, … Continue reading

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