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God is Calling You to a Deeper Relationship with Him  Who were the prophets, what was their message, and what do they have to do with us?If we consider that God is the divine Bridegroom and the Church is his Bride, then the prophets can be seen as “spiritual marriage counselors.” They afflict the comfortable  […]

“Evangelization: Marian Style” Free Webinar

If you missed our free webinar  “Evangelization: Marian-style” on Wednesday, October 22nd at 7 PM EST you can watch the archived version HERE. In his apostolic exhortation Evangelii Gaudium, Pope Francis proposes a Marian style of evangelization, noting how Our Lady models the life of a missionary disciple for all of us. In this new […]

Meet the Messengers: Ezekiel

A Watchman for God’s People Any student of the prophets knows that they had a tough row to hoe. (Sorry, my Idaho farm boy language sometimes slips in.) Their audiences often rejected them, even tried to kill them. When we reach the prophet Ezekiel, Judah has been exiled to Babylon. Our prophet was among the […]

Meet the Messengers: Jonah

Pride and Prejudice To call Jonah a reluctant prophet would be a gross understatement. He literally runs in the opposite direction of his calling to preach repentance to the Ninevites. At one level, it’s hard to blame him. Nineveh was the capital of Assyria, one of the hated enemies of God’s people. At first glance, […]

Meet the Messengers: Jeremiah

A Prophet of Hope If there was ever a man that would have every reason to be without hope it would be the prophet Jeremiah. He’s called “the weeping prophet” for a reason. Called by God when just a teenager (Jeremiah 1:5-7), our prophet was roundly rejected and maligned by his own people, forsaken by […]

Meet the Messengers: Isaiah

Here I am! Send me!” When it comes to the Old Testament prophets, one could argue that Isaiah is without peer. He’s been called by many “the Fifth Gospel” because his prophecies predict so many aspects of the life of Jesus, from his birth to his enthronement in heaven. He is quoted over 90 times […]