Deacon Greg

Modern Liberty a Cruel Parody of Christian Freedom

As Easter comes ever closer the importance of the incarnation, death, and resurrection of Christ should be magnified for every Christian. Christians should not forget the underlying message of the Easter story—the freedom won in Christ’s death and resurrection. For this is one of two major competing stories in modernity, and one that modernity would [...]

If Mary and Joseph had Facebook… would the Nativity story have unfolded? A sweet little video -- and given the Tweets and status updates I get from friends in the delivery room, probably pretty accurate. Hat tip to the Deacon's Bench, which has just relocated to Patheos! Be sure to check out Deacon Greg at his new digs. [video: 635x355] [...]

A Tribute to Our Priests

I am shamelessly stealing this from the Deacon's Bench, because it was too beautiful not to share. It's a brief look at this year's ordination of priests in Milwaukee, but it could just as easily apply to all our priests everywhere. It'll make you want to run out and shake the hand of every one [...]