MAY 5th: SACRIFICE, PART 2

As we enjoy the celebrations of the Easter season, I present part 2 on my reflections on sacrifice. In it, I explore the living out of sacrifice in my own life, as a father, a husband and a man. During Lent, I reflected on the connection between Jesus’ sacrifice and

APRIL 5th: SACRIFICE

As we approach Holy Week and the Easter Triduum, I thought it was time to make good on my intentions to share some reflections with the Challenge community. I’ve been talking about doing a Lent/Easter blog post for almost 2 years. No more excuses! In John 15:13,

Faith- More Than a Feeling

Something that’s been on my mind and my heart a lot lately is the importance of faith. I feel like a lot of the times we as Christians or Catholics just cruise through life and go to mass on Sundays and when Lent hits we sort of just give

Lent- A Call to Prepare Our Hearts

So this little season called Lent is coming up. 'Tis the season amirite? Lent is one of my favourite seasons, in fact, if I dare say, it is the New Year’s of the Christian faith. It is a time to give up a vice – or better yet, take on

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger

Fr. Jonathan Blake, Spiritual Director Reflections on the 2015 Army Run. How about a little theology à la Daft Punk?! “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger” is a song by French duo Daft Punk. The single was first released on October 13th, 2001. A live version of "Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger" was