Tag Archives: Spiritual Battle

Daily Mass: Building up the Church in the face on an attack. Catholic Inspiration

Poor St. Peter!  One minute he is named by Jesus as the rock upon which the Church will be built, and the next minute he is chastised by the Lord for falling prey to temptation.  Welcome to the spiritual life!  Yet this spiritual battle of building up and tearing down is part of our journey of faith, inviting us to always keep our focus on Christ.

Mass Readings – Thursday of the 18th Week of the Year


Archive of Fr. Andrew’s Podcasts

Daily Mass: The battle is in our hearts. Catholic Inspiration

Jesus describes the evil that can come from our hearts, reminding us that the battle is often within.  As we strive to follow the Lord we turn from these sins and look to the Cross of Christ.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 5th Week of the Year


Archive of Fr. Andrew’s Podcasts

Daily Mass: Battle Training. Catholic Inspiration


Fr. Andrew’s Daily Mass Homily Podcast

Mass Readings – Thursday of the 30th Week of the Year

Sometimes life is a battle, where we face struggles and challenges that test our endurance, discipline and will.  We turn to the Lord for the strength we need to face our fight, confident that Christ will guide us.