How Make a Wish and a Bishop helped an 11 year old boy be a “priest for a day.”

Reposted from: Make-A-Wish requests often involve meeting athletes, attending sporting events or traveling to amusement parks or beaches. When it came time for 11-year-old Brett Haubrich of south St. Louis County to make his wish, he not only listed none of those things but had no request at all. “He didn’t want anything,” explainedContinue reading “How Make a Wish and a Bishop helped an 11 year old boy be a “priest for a day.””

John Paul II and his encouragement of Altar Servers

As we near the canonization of John Paul II on Sunday, I recollect on how he influenced my life. When I first started serving was under his pontificate, and I remember always being amazed at the ways in which he celebrated the Mass and the seminarians, servers, and priests who served his Masses. It wasContinue reading “John Paul II and his encouragement of Altar Servers”

Knights of the Holy Temple

And while, I am posting videos about Altar Serving, I might as well post this. This is a video which describes the Knights of the Holy Temple. A group of High-School aged altar boys out of Indiana and the surrounding area, who devote their time and talents to serving God at the altar. It hasContinue reading “Knights of the Holy Temple”