A Closer Look at Heaven

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 8/4/17 7:00 AM

Our earthbound language is very limited when it comes to describing heaven. But the old romantic...

This Life and the Next

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 7/5/17 7:00 AM

I have been a Franciscan priest for 55 years. As a priest, a good deal of my ministry has been...

Do Animals Go to Heaven?

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 9/20/16 7:00 AM

Image: CIA de foto.

From time to time, I am posed with an interesting theological question: Do...