I want to thank the men of the “Catholic Men’s Retreat” of Wyoming for inviting me to speak to them about one my favorite subjects… typology! In this series of 6 lectures we attempted to examine the question… why did Jesus have to suffer and die just to redeem us from our sin. If Jesus is God, then why not just will our redemption? To go through so much for us, the mocking, the stripes of the scourging, the crown of thorns, the out-pouring of his blood, being cut off from his people and nailed to a tree… there must have been a very good reason. In the seeking the answer to this question we endeavor to become the “Man in the Garden!”
REGISTER HERE! MAN UP, MAN IN, MAN OUT: BE THE MAN GOD CREATED YOU TO BE! The next Houston Catholic Men’s conference will be held on Saturday, October 29th at the Catholic Charismatic Center near downtown. ALL men are invited to join Cardinal DiNardo, EWTN’s Doug Barry, Mattress Mack, Fr. Michael Scherrey and the crew […]
The Gospel reading at Mass this morning is taken from John 12:24-26: Jesus said to his disciples: “Amen, amen, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains just a grain of wheat; but if it dies, it produces much fruit. Whoever loves his life loses it, […]
http://media.blubrry.com/catholic/p/www.joemcclane.com/downloads/Garden/The-Law-of-Love-Intro-Talk.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download http://CatholicHack.com/ We ask the question… why? If Jesus is God then why the cross? The death? The suffering and agony? And why was he so careful to do it all in the garden? In September, 2011, we journey back in time to the first man in a garden […]
At the age of 7, I was dreaming big… playing army most every day, pretending to be John Wayne or Sgt. York. It was 1981 and Radiers of the Lost Ark was out in the theaters, although Star Wars was by far my favorite… I always played the role of Hahn Solo, and had every […]
St. Maria Goretti – Feast Day July 6th – Virgin & Martyr From Catholic.org : Born in Corinaldo, Ancona, Italy, on October 16 1890; her farmworker father moved his family to Ferrier di Conca, near Anzio. Her father died of malaria and her mother had to struggle to feed her children. In 1902 an eighteen-year-old neighbor, Alexander, […]
Matthew 23:  “The scribes and the Pharisees sit on Moses’ seat;
 so practice and observe whatever they tell you, but not what they do; for they preach, but do not practice.
What is the pillar and foundation of TRUTH? The Church and NOT the Bible! 1 Tim. 3:15
Today, on Behold The Man we are looking at the link between Jesus’ ascension, the coming of the Kingdom and the missionary charisim of the Catholic Church. Why are we sent? Because the Kingdom is at hand!