The Trinity and Purity

Baccalaureate Homily for the Class of 2004, Bethlehem Catholic High School Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Trinity Sunday, 6 June 2004              Today the Church celebrates the Feast of the Most Blessed Trinity.  When I talk about the Trinity, I normally use a doctrinal formula:  In the

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Hooray for Fatherhood!

            In the second chapter of Saint Luke’s Gospel, Mary and Joseph discover the missing twelve-year-old Jesus in the Temple, and Mary says: “Son, why have you done this to us? Your father and I have been looking for you with great anxiety.”[1]  Our Lady is actually calling Saint Joseph

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