Some of my earliest declarations about becoming a priest came as a young twelve year old altar server. In response, my mother and grandmother brought me on pilgrimage to the Shrine of Our Lady of Lourdes in the south of France. I have always been grateful to them for the opportunity to begin my...
There are many entities in Ireland bearing the name of St. Patrick, but perhaps the most renowned location is the pilgrimage site of St. Patrick's Purgatory.
If God writes straight with crooked lines, let us also consider that perhaps He also speaks clearly with befuddling babble.
Mr. Cathal Kelleher, C.S.C., shares with us some verse in which he reflects on the discernment he has experienced at the Novitiate.