Conversations with Archbishop J

June 1, 2022

Rotten fruits of the same tree

Q: Archbishop J, how have we been so accommodating to abortion? The foetus in the womb of the mother is a human life. It has an […]
May 25, 2022

Heavy weight of two ‘rights’

Q: Archbishop J, is abortion wrong? You won’t find a more contentious issue in the western world today than abortion. This has been made more so […]
May 18, 2022

God is calling – listen, trust, follow

Q: Archbishop J, why is May so special? (Part 2) As I wrote last week, this month embraces three major celebrations: the Resurrection of Jesus—always in […]
May 11, 2022

Make May special with Marian devotions

Q: Archbishop J, why is May so special? May has three major celebrations. Each is vital to the lifeblood of the Church. The most obvious is […]
May 4, 2022

Continue contemplating Mercy

Q: Archbishop J, why Divine Mercy in the height of Easter? Some liturgists have seen the Feast of Divine Mercy, which we celebrated on April 24, […]
April 20, 2022

Christ’s Resurrection – examining the evidence

Q: Archbishop J, how do we know if the Resurrection really happened? The whole claim of Christianity hangs on a single question: Was Jesus really raised […]
April 12, 2022

Easter changes Everything

Q: Archbishop J, what’s so special about Easter? Christmas may be the beginning of the mystery of Christ, but Easter is its climax. Without it, Jesus […]
April 5, 2022

Sacred oils – essential and vital for life

Q: Archbishop J, why does the Church bless oil in Holy Week At the Chrism Mass every year, the bishop blesses two oils and consecrates one. […]