My Homily from this weekend! Enjoy! We are all familiarabout the way we practice our faith and the rituals we have, but I heard about a friend of mine who is close to someone of the Romanian Orthodox faith. As a part of their practice, the faithful would take turns making the bread for the … Continue reading Offering our Lives to God through the Eucharist
My Homily for the 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time. I write it out word for word but only use it as a guide as I preach. This past January I went to the Holy Land and the first couple of days we spent in the northern part of Israel and stayed at a Hotel on … Continue reading The Hills of Galilee
As I'm getting to know the people of Ascension and St. Francis I wanted to introduce the people to my family. So if you don't know me that well or my family check the bulletin article bellow. Both my brother and I were born and raised in Baton Rouge, but the same cannot be said … Continue reading Meet my Family!
My mom was recently featured by the Davis Phinney Foundation, an organization that helps people diagnosed with Parkinson's live a good life! https://www.davisphinneyfoundation.org/blog/moments-of-victory-jan-grimes-found-the-silver-lining-in-her-parkinsons-diagnosis/
This weekend was my first to preach at Ascension of Our Lord. While I'm here in Donaldsonville, I will be preaching every weekend in preparation for the Priesthood. I will try and post my homily with a summary by Monday Morning. Please Enjoy! Summary: While I've been here in Donaldsonville Louisiana I've come to … Continue reading God Gives us the Grace we Need to Follow Him
My discernment of the priesthood began in my Junior year of high school. There was a youth conference I attended called "Abbey Youth Fest." That day a video started to attract my heart to the priesthood. This video is called “Fishers of Men” by grassroots films. The video took the passage from the Gospel of … Continue reading Fishers of Men and my Vocation Story
Sorry, the blog has been inactive as of late. The busy life of seminary makes it difficult to update this blog. But Now I'm at a parish and will update this blog from time to time. I graduated from Notre Dame Seminary this past May. The Diocese has assigned me to Ascension of our Lord … Continue reading Update on my Journey