The Sacrament of Holy Orders: A Sacred Calling

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 2/19/17 7:00 AM

At our Baptism, the priest anointed us with sacred chrism and said that we were now identified...

Marriage: A Unique Sacrament

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 2/18/17 12:01 AM

“I will love you and honor you all the days of my life.”

With these words a man and a woman...

Anointing of the Sick: Sacrament of Healing

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 2/17/17 7:00 AM

Sickness, accidents, age—all things we have faced or will face as human beings. It’s just part...

The Healing of the Sacrament of Reconciliation

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 2/16/17 7:00 AM

“Bless me Father for I have. . . . ” Perhaps one of the hardest things we do is admit to our own...

The Eucharist: An Ongoing Sacrament

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 2/15/17 7:00 AM

I like to eat. Or, rather, I like to dine. There’s a difference I am told, and I like the...

The Sacrament of Confirmation: Stage Two of Our Faith Journey

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 2/14/17 7:00 AM

It has been said that Confirmation is a sacrament looking for a theology. The implication is...

The Sacrament of Baptism: A Good Place to Start

by Fr. Don Miller, OFM on 2/13/17 7:00 AM

We commonly say that the sacraments are signs that effect what they signify. That’s a fancy way...

The Truth about the Sacrament of Reconciliation

by Christopher Heffron on 2/2/17 7:00 AM
Photo: David Marcu.

I have a confession to make: I haven’t been to Confession in 30 years. And...

Sacraments and Sacramentality

by Guest Blogger on 1/13/17 7:00 AM

Think for a moment of something stunningly beautiful that has ever taken you completely out of...

Ask a Franciscan: Sacraments 101

by Pat McCloskey, OFM on 5/20/16 7:00 AM

I receive many questions from curious, confused, or concerned Catholics about everything from the...