Knowing Christ & His Message through Scripture, the Catechism, & the Catholic Church

Monthly Archives: May 2016

Priests: Bring Christ to us in a special way…

Thank you Heavenly Father for sending us priests to feed us… Jesus said to them, “Amen, amen, I say to you, it was not Moses who gave the bread from heaven; my Father gives you the true bread from heaven. … Continue reading

Feast of Corpus Christi: Sunday, May 29th

The Feast of corpus Christi: Sunday, May 29th, is the Feast of Corpus Christi, the great solemnity that commemorates the institution of the Holy Eucharist. Click on image for Children’s Catechesis on the Eucharist       From the catechism … Continue reading

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Guiding our children (& others) in the right direction…

When the whole world is running towards a cliff, he who is running in the opposite direction appears to have lost his mind. —CS Lewis     3 Key sources for teaching & guiding our children: 1. Scripture Introduce your … Continue reading

The Trinity…

Celebrating the Trinity & Sharing Their Love & Life… Click image to join in Praise From the Gospel of Matthew (Mt. 28: 16-20): The eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain to which Jesus had ordered them. When they … Continue reading

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Have you done your Spring Cleaning…

Click on image for an online Bible – all Books are listed! Dust me, Read me, Live me! Jesus said to his disciples: “You are the salt of the earth. But if salt loses its taste, with what can it … Continue reading

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Seeing & Being Seen…

Jesus cried out and said, “Whoever believes in me believes not only in me but also in the one who sent me, and whoever sees me sees the one who sent me. I came into the world as light, so … Continue reading

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Jesus tells us Who He is…

Do you know Jesus? Do you know who He is? Do you talk to Him daily? Take a few moments & be with Him; let Jesus feed you, guide you, give you life…

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Pentecost:Come, Holy Spirit, Come!

Pentecost O Holy Spirit, on those who evermore You confess and You Adore, in Your sevenfold gift, descend; Give us Comfort when we die; Give us Life with You on high; Give us joys which never end. Amen The Fruits … Continue reading

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Preparing for Pentecost: Day 9 (Saturday)

NINTH DAY (Saturday, Vigil of Pentecost) Thou, on those who evermore Thee confess and Thee Adore, in Thy sevenfold gift, Descend; Give Them Comfort when they die; Give them Life with Thee on high; Give them joys which never end. … Continue reading

Preparing for Pentecost:Day 8 (Friday)

EIGHTH DAY (Friday, 7th Week of Easter) Bend the stubborn heart and will, melt the frozen warm the chill. Guide the steps that go astray! The Gift of Wisdom Embodying all the other gifts, as charity embraces all the other … Continue reading

M Crooks, Doctorate Pastoral Ministry: 2009-2018