Fatima, the Rosary, and the Path to Peace

Our Lady of Fatima’s Call to Lenten Conversion, The Anchor, March 10, 2017

The Importance of the Fatima Centenary, The Anchor, February 24, 2017

Patriot Virtues, The Anchor, February 10, 2017

The Beauty of a Soul Opened Up by Grace, The Anchor, January 27, 2017

The Captivating Sanctity of Fr. Sal, The Anchor, January 13, 2017

From Silent Night to Silence, The Anchor, December 23, 2016

The First American Priest Martyr, The Anchor, December 9, 2016

Truly Right and Just Thanksgiving, The Anchor, November 25, 2016

The Holy Weapons in the Revolution of Mercy, The Anchor, October 28, 2016

Making Divine Mercy our Mission in Life, The Anchor, September 30, 2016

Being Led through the Door of Mercy, The Anchor, September 16, 2016

The Wrinkled Face of the Good Samaritan, The Anchor, September 2, 2016

The Mystagogy of Mercy in the Mass, Anchor, August 19, 2016

The Pilgrimage of Mercy, The Anchor, August 5, 2016

A New Feast of Mercy, The Anchor, July 22, 2016

The Merciful Mean between Merciless Extremes, The Anchor, July 8, 2016

Courageous and Truthful Enough to be Merciful?, The Anchor, June 24, 2016

Pope Francis at his Best, The Anchor, June 10, 2016

The Mercy That Prepares Us for the Mercy of the Eucharist, The Anchor, May 27, 2016

The Fire of God’s Mercy, The Anchor, May 13, 2016

Mother of Mercy, The Anchor, April 29, 2016

Beholding God’s Mercy, The Anchor, April 15, 2016

Entering through the Divine Floodgates of Mercy, The Anchor, April 1, 2016

Mercy Week, The Anchor, March 18, 2016

Opening Up a 24-Hour Worldwide Confessional, The Anchor, March 4, 2016

Preachers, Channels and Living Signs of Mercy, The Anchor, February 19, 2016

A Conversation with Pope Francis about God’s Mercy, The Anchor, February 5, 2016

What the Year of Mercy is Not, The Anchor, January 8, 2016

God and Sinners Reconciled, The Anchor, December 24, 2015

The Grace Only Great Sinners Have, The Anchor, December 18, 2015

Why a Jubilee Year of Mercy? The Anchor, December 11, 2015

Making Up for a Lost Opportunity, The Anchor, December 4, 2015

Saturday Night Reparation, The Anchor, November 20, 2015

Scandals, The Anchor, November 13, 2015

The Universal Call to Spiritual Heroism, The Anchor, November 6, 2015

The Most Endearing and Enduring of All the Works of Mercy, The Anchor, October 30, 2015

The Point of Marriage and Family Life, The Anchor, October 23, 2015

Bringing Out More Fully the Rosary’s Christological Depth, The Anchor, October 16, 2015

Some Thoughts on Francis and Kim, The Anchor, October 9, 2015

Three Pages From My Papal Visit Notebook, The Anchor, October 2, 2015

One Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church With and Under the Living Peter, The Anchor, September 25, 2015

The Level At Which We Will Encounter the Pope, The Anchor, September 18, 2015

Going to Encounter Our ‘Little Saint’ of Chastity and Mercy, The Anchor, September 11, 2015

Putting the Plan of Life into Action, The Anchor, September 4, 2015

Christian Cheerfulness and Joy, The Anchor, August 28, 2015

Aspirations, The Anchor, August 21, 2015

The Acts of the Heart That Lead to Holiness, The Anchor, August 14, 2015

Keeping Order So That Order May Keep Us, The Anchor, August 7, 2015

Learning to Work with Jesus as Part of the Plan of Life and His Plan of Salvation, The Anchor, July 17, 2015

Sacred, Professional and Apostolic Study, The Anchor, July 10, 2015

Our Weekly Spiritual Mother’s Day, The Anchor, July 3, 2015

Spiritual Reading, The Anchor, June 26, 2015

Living on God’s Every Word, The Anchor, June 19, 2015

Going Away with the Lord to Pray Awhile, The Anchor, June 12, 2015

Idol Crushing Eucharistic Adoration, The Anchor, June 5, 2015

The Particular Exam, The Anchor, May 29, 2015

Being Guided by the Spirit, The Anchor, May 22, 2015

The Memorare, The Anchor, May 15, 2015

Learning from Mary in the Rosary How to Know, Love and Imitate Christ, The Anchor, May 8, 2015

Uniting our Work to God, The Anchor, May 1, 2015

The Difference God Made through Francis Cardinal George, The Anchor, April 24, 2015

Regina Caeli, The Anchor, April 17, 2015

Praying The Angelus, The Anchor, April 10, 2015

The Practice of Penance and Reparation, The Anchor, April 3, 2015

Faithfully Living Holy Week, The Anchor, March 27, 2015

The Fruits of Frequent Confession, The Anchor, March 20, 2015

Frequent Confession, The Anchor, March 13, 2015

Almsgiving, The Anchor, March 6, 2015

Bold Christian Fasting, The Anchor, February 27, 2015

Spiritual Communions, The Anchor, February 20, 2015

Going Daily to the Source and Summit of Christian Life, The Anchor, February 13, 2015

Daily Mental Prayer, The Anchor, February 6, 2015

The General Examination, The Anchor, January 30, 2015

The Morning Offering, The Anchor, January 23, 2015

The Heroic Moment, The Anchor, January 16, 2015

The Plan of Life, The Anchor, January 9, 2015

The Renewal of Women Religious in the United States, The Anchor, December 26, 2014

Opening our Hearts for Today’s Holy Family and Holy Innocents, The Anchor, December 19, 2014

From Harvard to Bethlehem, The Anchor, December 12, 2014

Jesus Christ: Wise and Trustworthy or a Cowardly Misogynist?, The Anchor, December 5, 2014

Celebrating and Living Fruitfully The Year of Consecrated Life, The Anchor, November 28, 2014

Praying for those Praying for Us, The Anchor, November 21, 2014

The Courage to Give True Pastoral Care to Those with Same-Sex Attractions, The Anchor, November 14, 2014

Resolving the Unholy Chaos Concerning Holy Days, The Anchor, November 7, 2014

The Extraordinary Synod’s Final Report, The Anchor, October 31, 2014

Sounding a Clear Trumpet on the Gospel of the Family, The Anchor, October 24, 2014

A Lighthouse in Turbulent Seas, The Anchor, October 17, 2014

The Church at Her Best, The Anchor, October 10, 2014

The Diocese of Bethany in Fall River, The Anchor, October 3, 2014

The Reason the Church Exists, The Anchor, September 26, 2014

The Patron Saint of Multitaskers and Multiple Hat Wearers, The Anchor, September 19, 2014

The Sad and Scandalous Controversy over Sheen’s Beatification, The Anchor, September 12, 2014

Avoiding Making the Minimum our Maximum, The Anchor, September 5, 2014

Parishes, New Media and the New Evangelization, The Anchor, August 29, 2014

Rebuffing Once More the Prowling Lion, The Anchor, August 22, 2014

The Spirituality of Pew Sitting, The Anchor, August 15, 2014

Coming Alive in Faith, The Anchor, August 8, 2014

Forming Dynamic Catholics, The Anchor, August 1, 2014

The Good We Can Do, The Anchor, July 18, 2014

God’s Plan and God’s Doing, The Anchor, July 10, 2014

Best Practices for Promoting Priestly Vocations, The Anchor, July 3, 2014

Pope Francis and the Indispensable Condition for Man to Reach His Potential, The Anchor, June 27, 2014

O What A Wondrous Reality, The Anchor, June 20, 2014

St. John Paul II and the Synods on the Family, National Catholic Register, June 15, 2014

The Lead Singer of the New Evangelization, The Anchor, June 13, 2014

Pope Francis’ Path of Ecumenism, Dialogue and Peace, The Anchor, June 6, 2014

Do we really treat the Eucharist as Sacred?, The Anchor, May 30, 2014

Black Masses and Eucharistic Vigilance, The Anchor, May 23, 2014

Lessons from Harvard, The Anchor, May 16, 2014

Following the Lead of the Pope of the Family, The Anchor, May 9, 2014

Rules of Life, The Anchor, May 2, 2014

Three Popes and the Mercy of God, The Anchor, April 25, 2014

Mob Injustice, The Anchor, April 18, 2014

Communion for the Divorced-and-Remarried? The Anchor, April 11, 2014

Helping Children to Learn to Live the Faith, The Anchor, April 4, 2014

The Threat of Hell for Those who Make Hell on Earth, The Anchor, March 28, 2014

The Anniversary Present Pope Francis Gave Himself, The Anchor, March 21, 2014

Listening to God versus Dialoguing with the Devil, The Anchor, March 14, 2014

Never Tiring of Asking for God’s Mercy, The Anchor, March 7, 2014

Pope Benedict’s Resignation One Year Later, The Anchor, February 28, 2014

Journeying To and With Jesus, The Anchor, February 21, 2014

Cardinal Dziwisz’ Holy and Prudent Disobedience, The Anchor, February 14, 2014

Pope Francis’ Critical Comments on Priests, The Anchor, February 7, 2014

Taking Stewardship of Catholic Schools, The Anchor, January 31, 2014

Pope Francis and Monsignors, The Anchor, January 24, 2014

Judging Pope Francis’ Non-Judging, The Anchor, January 17, 2014

The Joy of the Gospel and the Economy, Anchor, January 10, 2014

Preaching the Good News of Great Joy, The Anchor, December 20, 2013

Pope Francis’ Dream of the Missionary Transformation of the Church, The Anchor, December 13, 2013

Reading, Practicing and Spreading the Joy of the Gospel, The Anchor, December 6, 2013

Papal Homework, The Anchor, November 29, 2013

Continuing to Grow in Faith, The Anchor, November 22, 2013

The Redeem Team, The Anchor, November 8, 2013

A Love That Never Dies, The Anchor, November 1, 2013

One Day for Life?, The Anchor, October 25, 2013

The Hidden Face of Inextinguishable Maternal Love, The Anchor, October 18, 2013

Pope Francis and the Gospel of Life, The Anchor, October 11, 2013

A Man for Our Times, The Anchor, October 4, 2013

The Great Field Hospital of Mercy, The Anchor, September 28, 2013

The Astonishment of an Encounter, Sixty Years Later, The Anchor, September 20, 2013

Make Sure to Answer the Phone, The Anchor, September 13, 2013

Pope Francis and Pastoral Prudence, The Anchor, September 6, 2013

Accompanying People Back to Jerusalem, The Anchor, August 30, 2013

Pope Francis and Homosexuality in the Clergy, The Anchor, August 23, 2013

Help for the Future of the Church, The Anchor, August 16, 2013

True and Professional Beggars in Rome, The Anchor, August 9, 2013

Slapping Jesus in the Person of his Brothers, The Anchor, August 2, 2013

Living by the Light of Faith, The Anchor, July 12, 2013

Experienced Coach of the Spirit, The Anchor, July 19, 2013

St. Joseph and the Prayer of the Mass, The Anchor, July 5, 2013

Faithful Lay People and the Defense of Religious Freedom, The Anchor, June 28, 2013

Freedom, Faith and Responsibility, The Anchor, June 21, 2013

Scouts’ Dishonor, The Anchor, June 14, 2013

The Wounding of Christ’s Heart, The Anchor, June 7, 2013

Christ And His Vicar, The Anchor, May 31, 2013

Pope Francis and the Devil, The Anchor, May 24, 2013

More important than Jesus, The Anchor, May 17, 2013

Pope Francis’ daily reformation of the Church, The Anchor, May 10, 2013

Pope Francis and the culture of hard work, May 03, 2013

The Source of strength, The Anchor, April 26, 2013

The art of preaching, The Anchor, April 19, 2013

Pope Francis and the reform of the Church, The Anchor, April 12, 2013

The devotion to experience Christ as Savior, The Anchor, April 05, 2013

Chosen through mercy, The Anchor, March 29 2013

First Impressions, The Anchor, March 22, 2013

Praying for the new Pope, The Anchor, March 15, 2013

Blessed by God, The Anchor, March 8, 2013

Back to the beginning, The Anchor, March 08, 2013

Pilgrimages of faith, The Anchor, March 01, 2013

Going on retreat with the Lord this Lent, The Anchor, February 22, 2013

The abrupt end of Pope Benedict’s Papacy, The Anchor, February 15, 2013

Lenten Audacity, The Anchor, February 08, 2013

Prayer of the whole people of God, The Anchor, February 1, 2013

The attack on the seal of confession, The Anchor, January 25, 2013

Coming, returning to, or growing in faith in the new year, The Anchor, January 18, 2013

The Theology of Excellence, The Anchor, January 11, 2013

The Church Is the Inn, The Anchor, December 21, 2012

Giving the Giver, The Anchor, December 14, 2012

The Most Prestigious Sorority of All, The Anchor, December 07, 2012

Definitive Self-Exclusion Or Communion? The Anchor, November 30, 2012

The Narrow Door to Salvation, The Anchor, November 23, 2012

A Tremendous Comeback and Victory for Life, The Anchor, November 16, 2012

The Sign of Victory ,The Anchor, November 9, 2012

Making your vote count, The Anchor, November 02, 2012

How does God want you to vote?, The Anchor, October 26, 2012

The parables of the good and bad Samaritan, The Anchor, October 19, 2012

Focusing on the faith by which we believe, The Anchor, October 12, 2012

The Stakes of the Year of Faith, The Anchor, October 05, 2012

Humor and Joy in the New Evangelization, The Anchor, September 28, 2012

The Summit of Our Faith, The Anchor, September 21, 2012

Visiting The Seminary For Martyrs, The Anchor, September 14, 2012

Mormon Commitment And Ours, The Anchor, September 7, 2012

The Mystery Of Rejection, The Anchor, August 31, 2012

The Type Of Witness Our Time Needs, The Anchor, August 24, 2012

Beauty In The New Evangelization, The Anchor, August 17, 2012

Faithfully Launching Out Into The Depths of Beauty, The Anchor, August 10, 2012

Preventing Spiritual Suicide, The Anchor, August 6, 2010

Forgiveness and Repentance, The Anchor, July 16, 2010

False Accusations, The Anchor, July 9, 2010

Truly Good Shepherds of the Young, The Anchor, July 2, 2010

Responding Like the Saints, The Anchor, June 25, 2010

A Pastor After God’s Heart, The Anchor, June 18, 2010

The Luckiest Man in the World, The Anchor, June 11, 2010

Death and Glory, The Anchor, June 11, 2010

Miracles in Ars, The Anchor, June 4, 2010

God’s Greatest Masterpiece and Our Greatest Treasure, The Anchor, May 28, 2010

The Personification of the Path to Heaven, The Anchor, May 21, 2010

The Great Hope, The Anchor, May 14, 2010

Preaching as a Good Pastor Should, The Anchor, May 7, 2010

The Preaching of the Cure of Ars, The Anchor, April 30, 2010

St. John Vianney’s Greatest Temptation, The Anchor, April 23, 2010

The Importance of Priestly Stability, The Anchor, April 16, 2010

Munificence in Ministry, The Anchor, April 9, 2010

Our Spiritual Resurrection, The Anchor, April 2, 2010

Student and Teacher in the School of the Cross, The Anchor, March 26, 2010

The Divine Depository in our Hands, The Anchor, March 19, 2010

The Saintly Shuttle Pocket, The Anchor, March 12, 2010

Revenge of the Black Toad, The Anchor, March 5, 2010

The Grappin and the Gros Poissons, The Anchor, February 26, 2010

Grapplin’ with the Grappin, The Anchor, February 19, 2010

The Cure of Ars and the Devil, The Anchor, February 12, 2010

St. John Vianney’s Favorite Work, Part II, The Anchor, February 5, 2010

St. John Vianney’s Favorite Work, The Anchor, January 29, 2010

Fr. Vianney’s Eight-Year Calvary, The Anchor, January 22, 2010

The Cross of Clerical Criticism and Envy, The Anchor, January 15, 2010

Dealing with Detractors, The Anchor, January 8, 2010

Making our Hearts a Crib, The Anchor, December 24, 2009

A Saint’s Joyful Wit, The Anchor, December 18, 2009

Practical Tips on Confession, The Anchor, December 11, 2009

Spiritual Medicine, The Anchor, December 4, 2009

Helping Penitents to Achieve True Conversion, The Anchor, November 27, 2009

The Balm of the Soul, The Anchor, November 20, 2009

Training To Become Better Penitents, The Anchor, November 13, 2009

Preaching About Confession Today, The Anchor, November 6, 2009

Pulling and preaching People into the Confessional, The Anchor, October 30, 2009

Praying People into the Confessional, The Anchor, October 23, 2009

The Internal Logic of a Great Sacrament, The Anchor, October 16, 2009

The Martyrdom of Waiting, The Anchor, October 9, 2009

Reopening the Great Hospital of Souls, The Anchor, October 2, 2009

Prayer Made Practical, The Anchor, September 25, 2009

The Total Happiness of Man on Earth, The Anchor, September 18, 2009

Model of An Existence Made Prayer, The Anchor, September 11, 2009

The Greatest Action We Can Do, The Anchor, September 4, 2009

Ending the Desecration of the Lord’s Day, The Anchor, August 28, 2009

Pastoral Courage and Charity, The Anchor, August 21, 2009

The Price of the Conversion of Ars, The Anchor, August 14, 2009

The Divine Vocation Strategy, The Anchor, August 7, 2009

The Holy Priest Who Inspired Another, The Anchor, July 17, 2009

The Great Gift of the Priesthood, The Anchor, July 10, 2009

Learning From Heroes, The Anchor, July 3, 2009

Priests After Christ’s Own Heart, The Anchor, June 26, 2009

Heroic Paternity, The Anchor, June 19, 2009

Son of Encouragement, The Anchor, June 12, 2009

Heroic Men in Red, The Anchor, June 5, 2009

The Cheerful Face of Re-Evangelization, The Anchor, May 29, 2009

Man of God among the Greatest Generation, The Anchor, May 22, 2009

Pastoral Courage and Charity, The Anchor, August 21, 2009

Our Lady’s Heroic Child Warriors, The Anchor, May 15, 2009

Unforgettable Memories of the Holy Land, The Anchor, May 8, 2009

Doctor Magnificus, The Anchor, May 1, 2009

True Catholic Joy, The Anchor, April 24, 2009

My Conversion to Divine Mercy, The Anchor, April 17, 2009

Co-Redeemers, The Anchor, April 10, 2009

The Church’s Annual Retreat, The Anchor, April 3, 2009

Reconciled Numbers, The Anchor, March 27, 2009

The Confessor, The Anchor, March 20, 2009

The Daily Martyr of the Confessional, The Anchor, March 13, 2009

Spiritual Maternity, The Anchor, March 6, 2009

The Gospel’s Appealing Voice and Face, The Anchor, February 27, 2009

The Benefit of Doubt, The Anchor, February 20, 2009

The Ascent of Love, The Anchor, February 13, 2009

Martyr for National Unity, The Anchor, February 6, 2009

Going Deep, The Anchor, January 30, 2009

The Setting for the Formation of the Heart, The Anchor, January 23, 2009

First Things and Last Things, The Anchor, January 16, 2009

The Apostle of the Family Rosary, The Anchor, January 9, 2009

The Voice of Christmas, The Anchor, December 24, 2008

Passing on the Faith, The Anchor, December 19, 2008

The Martyrs of Japan, The Anchor, December 12, 2008

Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary, The Anchor, December 5, 2008

The Starting Point of the Turnaround, The Anchor, November 28, 2008

The Holy Quah-hak-ka-num-ad, The Anchor, November 21, 2008

A Much-Decorated Veteran of the Ongoing World War, The Anchor, November 14, 2008

A Tour in Anticipation of St. Martin, The Anchor, November 7, 2008

From Satanist to Saint, The Anchor, October 31, 2008

Achieving Our Highest Aspiration, The Anchor, October 24, 2008

Hand-in-Hand in Heaven, The Anchor, October 17, 2008

Another Form of Heroism, The Anchor, October 10, 2008

The Spiritual Legacy of the Smiling Pope, The Anchor, October 3, 2008

Monsieur Vincent, The Anchor, September 26, 2008

The Crown of a Life of Self-Giving, The Anchor, September 19, 2008

The Third Patron, The Anchor, September 12, 2008

The World’s Most Precious and Promising Ingredient, The Anchor, September 5, 2008

The Real Revolution, The Anchor, August 29, 2008

Restoring All Things in Christ, The Anchor, August 22, 2008

The Face of the Good Samaritan, The Anchor, August 15, 2008