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Feb 27, 2023

We are reminded in Sacred Scripture that the temptation to do evil is a part of the fallen human condition. Jesus himself faced it when he spent 40 days in the desert. There, the Evil One repeatedly challenged Our Lord, tempting him with all that this world has to offer. Yet he proved victorious. We each face our...

Feb 23, 2023

On this week's episode, Bishop Burbidge shares his: 

  • Comments on the tragic murder of Bishop David O’Connell  

  • Thoughts on the 26-year imprisonment of Bishop Rolando Álvarez from Nicaragua  

  • Opinion on the internal FBI memorandum targeting Catholics for surveillance based on where they worship 

Feb 20, 2023

This week we begin Lent, a 40-day period of prayer, fasting and almsgiving in preparation for Our Lord’s Resurrection at Easter. The 40 days have significance because they mark the length of time Jesus fasted and prayed in the desert. This prompts the question: what will we do with these 40 days? There are two...

Feb 13, 2023

We recently observed the World Day for the Sick, established 30 years ago by Saint John Paul II to offer prayers for those suffering from various illnesses. We each know someone ─ in our homes, workplaces and communities ─ who is facing an illness. Each day, try and remember in prayer those who need healing, comfort...

Feb 9, 2023

On this week's episode, Bishop Burbidge shares his: 

  • Response to President Biden’s statements on...