Author: sw@dmi-nj.org

SR&R w/ Fr. Mike / 20.10.2020

 "When I am grown up, I should like to fill the whole house with sick people.”   The venerable servant of God, Canon Cottolengo, when but a boy of five years, was measuring with a cord one room after another. His mother, rather confused, asked him what he...

SR&R w/ Fr. Mike / 05.10.2020

We need to recharge our spiritual batteries: Without the “fuel” of prayer, silence, and communion with God, service  can become a crushing responsibility, a burden rather than a vocation, an annoyed grumbling rather than a response to the invitation of God....

SR&R w/ Fr. Mike / 27.09.2020

How we admire the obedience a dog shows to its master! Archibald Rutledge, the American storyteller wrote that one day he met a man whose dog had just been killed in a forest fire. Heartbroken, the man explained to Rutledge how it happened. Because he...