What’s Your Question?

As a service to our members, Catholics United for the Faith has a Catholic Responses department that’s always available to answer their questions. One particular member sent us three questions last week, and I’ll reprint them below along with my responses.  (1)  Does the Church have an official answer on the age of the earth in terms […]

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Fit to Be Tithed

My wife Maureen and I have always looked forward to the dinner in which our bishop would launch the annual diocesan fund-raising campaign. It’s become an annual “date” for us. We try to give what we can to our diocese and parish, Catholic apostolates, and worthwhile charities. Each year we’re stretched a little thinner as […]

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Pipe down, Leon

My last home was notorious for its plumbing problems. After about the tenth housecall from our plumber, my wife announced to me that one of our daughters needed to marry a plumber. As Albert Einstein once said, “If I would be a young man again and had to decide how to make my living, I […]

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