A Catholic Gentleman’s Guide to Voting

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If democracy has one advantage over other forms of government, it is that we as Catholic Gentlemen have a small, but significant, part to play in having a say in how our governments should rule and what issues they should be addressing. In fact, voting is one of our essential obligations and responsibilities as Catholic … Read more

A Catholic Gentleman: God’s Faithful Steward

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A huge buzz word in the Church today is “Stewardship.” Too often, this word is reduced to simply the use of one’s money or talents within the Church – such as being a musician at Sunday Mass or putting money in the collection basket. Indeed, Stewardship is so much more expansive – and yet it … Read more

Concrete Faith, Hope, and Charity for Today’s Man

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Faith, Hope, and Charity are those superstar virtues that are provided to us by God to enrich and fulfill our lives. They are also those three virtues that we gift directly back to God, because all three, Faith, Hope, and Charity, were designed to have God, our Heavenly Father, as their focus and object. A virtue just can’t … Read more

Toronto Maple Leafs: Hope Lives Here – Part 2

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< Continued From Part 1 Hope that triumphs both discouragement and abandonment is the Theological Hope in God that we are meant to live out in our Manly lives. Life throws us discouragement, frustration, disappointment, sadness, anger, ….abandonment…. And sometimes we’re close to throwing in the towel with God. Sometimes we do throw in the towel. We … Read more

Toronto Maple Leafs: Hope Lives Here – Part 1

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I wasn’t born into a hockey family. (I know, I’m Canadian. It’s supposed to be in my blood, Eh?) It wasn’t until about grade 6 that I began taking an interest in hockey. Naturally, my favorite team became the Toronto Maple Leafs. And from the young age of 10 or 11, I began to really … Read more