Within one week of the Great American Solar Eclipse, our nation is hit by one of the worst storms yet: Harvey. As the death tolls rises, more and more land is flooded and Harvey continues to move, many people begin to despair. We look at all this as signs, as chastisements, as God kinda just […]Read More An Eclipse, A Hurricane and the Butterfly Effect: The virtue of Hope in the midst of chaos
As I began driving early Sunday morning at 7am, I noticed the beautiful sunrise as I began driving East, North East towards Nashville. I noticed the steedy growing heating of the earth, the golden light that glissened on the earth, and the formation of shadows. With a little more intention I had been noticing the […]Read More Totality: An Indescribable Experience
In one week, we will be able to witness a truly phenomenal astronomical event: The Great American Eclipse! Not much is being talked about it but people have been asking me questions so here is a small guide to next week. First, I wanted to give a little background. Eclipse comes from the same root […]Read More A pocket guide to the Great American Eclipse on August 21, 2017
June 2nd, Gal Gadot had every woman in America making a X with their forearms and screaming, “I am Diana, Princess of Themyscira!”, and for good reason. This version of Wonder Woman has been the best super hero movie to come out since the first Iron Man in 2008. I am normally a Marvel fan. […]Read More Movie Review: Wonder Woman, the true female identity
For the past three years, I’ve been subscribed to one of my favorite magazines, Astronomy, about, you guessed it, astronomy. I love not only stargazing and observing, but studying and learning about astronomy, the cosmos, expansion theory, laws of physics and so on. For me, it helps to deepen my faith. Faith is something that […]Read More The Atheist Problem. Part 1: Faith vs Reason?
Tim and Katie Jara. Married July 22, 2017 in St. Ann’s church, Dallas Texas This summer I have been able to do two marriages in the month of july. Its such a beautiful and joyful occasion! Each of them had very unique and beautiful things that they brought to the marriage and the reality of […]Read More Marriage: A reflection and a Promise
Greetings in Christ! Over the last three years of my priesthood, I’ve tried to reach out to as many people as I can. Its kinda what Jesus wants. He became man. He entered our world. He used his humanity to connect with people and thus to connect with the divinity of God. Jesus calls me […]Read More A new chapter begins, an INTJ at work…