All I Want For Pentecost Is YOU!

HOLY SPIRIT – DON’T LEAVE HOME WITHOUT HIM! I love the Holy Spirit! I can’t live without Him! In fact, none of us can because He is “the Lord and Giver of life.” (The Niceno-Constantinopolitan Creed) And no one can say “Jesus is Lord!” except in the Holy Spirit, Sacred Scripture tells us. (1 Cor … Continue reading

Become Familiar with the Holy Spirit – A New Pentecost for a New Evangelization

HOLY SPIRIT – DON’T LEAVE HOME WITHOUT HIM! I love the Holy Spirit! I can’t live without Him! In fact, none of us can because He is “the Lord and Giver of life.” (The Niceno-Constantinopolitan Creed) And no one can say “Jesus is Lord!” except in the Holy Spirit, Sacred Scripture tells us. (1 Cor … Continue reading

Come, Holy Spirit, come! ¡Ven, Espíritu Santo, ven!

Come, Holy Spirit, come! ¡Ven, Espíritu Santo, ven! Just back from our Fourth Annual Archdiocesan Pentecost Eve Vigil Mass and Celebration with Archbishop Gustavo, Bishop Cantú, and (this year) just under 750 brothers and sisters from various lay ecclesial movements and new communities, apostolates, ministries, organizations, and Orders from across the archdiocese – and one … Continue reading

3… 2… 1 day left before Pentecost Eve 2012!

3… 2… 1 day left before Pentecost Eve 2012! Join Archbishop Gustavo and Bishop Cantú for the Fourth Annual Archdiocesan Pentecost Eve Vigil Mass and Celebration on Saturday, May 26 – 6:30 pm (St. Matthew Catholic Church). Archbishop Gustavo and Bishop Cantú are eager to see you and your communities! Watch… Read… Invite… Come… Pray! … Continue reading

A “culture of Pentecost” for a “culture of witness”

A new Pentecost and a culture of Pentecost for a culture of witness and a new evangelization  To be Christians -to say, believe, and live based on the truth that Jesus is Lord!- and to evangelize the world -so that others too may profess and proclaim that Jesus is Lord! (1 Cor. 12: 3)– the … Continue reading

Auxiliary Bishop Oscar Cantú on PREPARE THE WAY!

Auxiliary Bishop Oscar Cantú is my guest this Wednesday and Friday, April 18 and 20 on my local, weekly television program, PREPARE THE WAY on CTSA-15. We discuss his recent Quinquennial Visit ad limina apostolorum, and meetings with the Pope and Vatican officials, including the President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting The New Evangelization. … Continue reading

My Lord and my God!!!

My Lord and my God!!! (St. Thomas the Apostle – 1st century A.D.)  My God and my All!!! (St. Francis of Assisi – 12th century A.D.) My Lord and my God… My God and my All!!! (Me… You…? – 21st century A.D.)  

Christ is Risen, alleluia!

Lumen Christi! Deo gratias! Christ, our Light! Thanks be to God! Christ is Risen, alleluia! He is truly Risen as He said, alleluia, alleluia! Happy Easter Season!

Hosanna! Crucify him! He is risen! Amazing what a week can bring…

Hosanna to the king! Crucify him! He is risen! Amazing what a week can bring. Have a blessed and prayerful Holy Week.  

¡Ven, Holy Spirit, ven! God, God, God!

Happy Solemnity of Pentecost! ¡Ven, Holy Spirit, ven! (Come, Holy Spirit, come!) God, God, God! With these phrases, repeated several times throughout his Spirit-filled homily, Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, Archbishop of San Antonio, called some 1,300 Catholics from various lay ecclesial movements, new communities, orders, apostolates, and organizations to be filled anew with the gift of … Continue reading