Run to the Shepherd (#535, 16th Sunday)

Fr. Joel Homilies

The young people on Steubenville heard the voice of the Shepherd. The Thief misleads and scatters and tries to make us run to our own deaths. When things are cloudy and dark, where do we run? Run to the Good Shepherd! (19 July 2015)

Murder is not Mercy

Fr. Joel Church meets World

Euthanasia and the Catholic Perspective Helping your own relatives to die really could be a good thing. At least, that was the point of two recent pieces on public radio. The pieces were made to sound balanced by bringing in a small dissenting voice towards the end, but the point was clear. With Vermont passing a physician-assisted suicide law last …