Tag: spirituality

Loneliness and Longing

“So brethren, let us long, because we are to be filled”—St. Augustine Christopher West, renowned author and speaker of John Paul II’s Theology of the Body, came and spoke to our seminary during my first year of study.   He gave a several-hour presentation that renewed my interest in a teaching I had drifted out of since first being exposed to…

Become a Saint

I remember reading a book by Jason Evert while I was in seminary. I think it was If You Really Loved Me. One sentence in particular struck me and really changed my outlook concerning my vocation: The best thing you can do for your future spouse is to become a saint. We believe that all men and women are called…