One-Minute Homily: “Where We Come From”

Published Sep 8, 2019 in One-Minute Homily ~ Approx 1 min

Do we acknowledge where the gift of our faith comes from? Today would normally be the Feast of the Nativity of Mary, so Fr. Joe Simmons, SJ, decided to explore the importance of remembering those who passed on the faith in this week’s One-Minute Homily. What are the names of your grandparents?  How about your […]

One-Minute Homily: “Spiritually Prepared”

Published Aug 11, 2019 in One-Minute Homily, Uncategorized ~ Approx 1min

What would you put in a spiritual survival kit? Fr. Joe Simmons, SJ, talks about bug-out bags and the call to be prepared in this week’s One-Minute Homily. Based on the readings for Sunday, August 11, 2019, which you can find here: If Jesus came tomorrow, what would he find in your spiritual ‘bug-out […]

Millennials Sure Do Love Their Internet…Right?

Published May 9, 2016 in Pop Culture, Spirituality ~ Approx 4 mins

Many young professionals indicate high anxiety and stress both at work and in their personal lives. Is their work harder, are they just wimpier than previous generations, or is it something else? Joe Simmons, SJ considers the effects of choice, distraction, and the internet on his fellow millennials.