Today is Ash Wednesday, and I thought I’d “give up” something new this year for Lent. Instead of intending to finally write something here on Citisun about faith, I’d actually commit to it, in a very visible way. So the … Read more
Just about 2,000 years ago, Jesus laid out the grand plan for us all. His Holy Apostle Peter was made the “rock” upon which His Church would be built. The word of God, our Jesus Christ flowed through the Holy … Read more
The Beatitudes are the heart of Jesus’ preaching. The Beatitudes are eight blessings recounted in the Sermon on the Mount in the Gospel of Matthew. Each is a proverb-like proclamation, without narrative, cryptic, precise, and full of meaning. Each … Read more
In this video, Father (now Bishop) Robert Barron delivers an excellent description of the Christian celebration of Lent.
For another execellent perspective on Lent, Relevant Magazine’s Ann Swindell shares four key reasons for Lent: 1) Lent is a reminder of … Read more
Thinking back just about ten years ago on a life-changing moment for me, while looking out my office window one night…
How could I feel unfilfilled with my place in life? All outward signs were positive: I was happily married … Read more
Over the past several years, thousands of people in my local area have been touched by an incrediblly fulfilling Christian mission called Light of the World Ministry. Our small group is one of dozens in the local area, and it … Read more