Archive | 2019

Jesus as High Priest: the Significance of the Seamless Robe

By Fr. Thomas J. Lane  Fr. Thomas J. Lane is a priest of the Diocese of Cloyne (Ireland) and is Assistant Professor of Sacred Scripture at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, Emmitsburg, Maryland. He is the author of The Catholic Priesthood: Biblical Foundations. Jesus went to Calvary wearing a seamless undergarment or tunic, woven from top to

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Did You Know You’re a Priest?: the Common Priesthood of the Faithful

By Fr. Thomas J. Lane  Fr. Thomas J. Lane is a priest of the Diocese of Cloyne (Ireland) and is Assistant Professor of Sacred Scripture at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, Emmitsburg, Maryland. He is the author of The Catholic Priesthood: Biblical Foundations. Photo Credit: Rachel Moore The priestly people, although overlooked in most catechesis, precede the ministerial priests.

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Why We Have a Pope: Defending Papal Succession with Scripture

By Fr. Thomas J. Lane  Fr. Thomas J. Lane is a priest of the Diocese of Cloyne (Ireland) and is Assistant Professor of Sacred Scripture at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary, Emmitsburg, Maryland. He is the author of The Catholic Priesthood: Biblical Foundations. While the primacy of Peter is affirmed by the New Testament, the Petrine

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St. Joseph: the Model of Supernatural Fatherhood

By Fr. Carter Griffin Fr. Carter Griffin is a priest of the Archdiocese of Washington. Since 2011 he has been engaged in the formation of seminarians at Saint John Paul II Seminary in Washington, DC. Fr. Griffin is a graduate of Princeton University and a former line officer in the United States Navy. He is

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The Urgency of Lay Evangelization and the Role of the Priest

By Ralph Martin  Ralph Martin is president of Renewal Ministries in Ann Arbor, Michigan and director of graduate programs in the new evangelization at Sacred Heart Seminary in Detroit. He is the author of the best-selling The Fulfillment of All Desire: A Guidebook for the Journey to God Based on the Wisdom of the Saints.   

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Scott Hahn in Skokie, IL

Wednesday, August 21, 2019 Don’t miss Scott Hahn and the St. Paul Center near Chicago on Wednesday, August 21, 2019. Explore the parish family as a home for God to father his children. Go deeper into the riches of our Catholic faith—register now! Schedule:  6:30 p.m. — Talk by Scott Hahn 7:15 p.m. — St.

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