We are truly alive, when we share

Within your own life’s gospel story where has He revealed Himself to you? Did you deny a ministering to yourself, and allow anger and resentment to eat away at yourself, and all your relationships are seriously affected? I have found in 56 years of ministry all those plastic Facebook smiles is one … [Read more...]

We are truly alive, when we share Part 2

The names of the many martyrs of today do not hit the headlines. I did read that 125 conservationists have been killed so far this year (2019). Did that hit the evening news? Are we aware that this is happening in our world? 125 men and women in different countries prepared to sacrifice their lives … [Read more...]

We are truly alive, when we share

My middle name is Irenaeus. In Greek it means "man of peace." I was named after my uncle, Fr. Tim O'Sullivan O.F.M. cap. (He restored the Old Mission in Santa Barbara). St. Irenaeus has been a hero if mine. His quotation: "The glory of God is the human person fully alive" is one of my all time … [Read more...]

A wounded wanderer wonders at the mystery of life!!! Part 2

In the dying, there is laid the threshold over which we all step so as to enter "new heavens and new earths" which is another way of saying, we experience "new freedoms and new happiness." This is an never ending process which tenderizes our hardened hearts and results in having hearts of flesh. … [Read more...]

A wounded wanderer wonders at the mystery of life!!!

This is invitation to journey with me down memory lane. This lane is getting longer by the moment, and I hope it will continue to meander for some time yet. When that final step will be taken, the last breath drawn is not for me to decide. My body will say I have brought you this far, aided by … [Read more...]