In this weekend’s Gospel, we hear from Jesus: “It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter the kingdom of God.” Jesus is using this striking hyperbole to show the necessity of grace for us to enter into salvation. You may have heard … Continue reading The Eye of the Needle?
See my bulletin article for the weekend This past Monday we introduced this new exciting program called FORMED! As explained, it is Catholic Netflix- a selection of lectures, audio books, movies, and many other resources that can help form your faith. I want to suggest one of the series on this new platform. This series … Continue reading Learn about the Eucharist on Formed
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 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