On Being a Joyful Man by The Catholic Man Show Want happiness? Eat bacon! But that which abides in man and gives him fulfilling purpose is not happiness as it is very fleeting. Brothers, it is joy that we should attempt to obtain while we live. As a father, my children give me joy and… Read More


WORD MADE FLESH How are we not in awe of what God has done for us? We are in the season of preparation, of watching, and hopeful anticipation – namely, Advent. We are reminded of not only Christ’s birth but also His impending Second Coming where all shall be put in its place by His… Read More


This great reflection comes from the book, The Blessing of Christmas by Pope Benedict XVI. Who recognized him, and who failed to recognize him? But do we really recognize him? When we place the ox and ass beside the crib, we must remember the whole passage in Isaiah, which is not only good news—in the sense… Read More


I set out this for a quick errand to find a book on the importance of Advent. How hard could that be? As I was to learn, very hard indeed. Four bookstores and two library branches later, I came home with one book of dubious value and one booklet with some good stuff.  (I also came… Read More


Green Bay, Wisconsin, Dec 11 (RR)— Each evening from December 16 to 24, Rev. Francis Hoffman “Father Rocky”, Executive Director of Relevant Radio will lead a LIVE, interactive Family Christmas Rosary Novena at 8pm CT/9pm ET. Each night of the novena, a different family or group of families will join Father Rocky in the Relevant… Read More