Faith, Family, and Fatherhood — Mass

Stop Attending Mass!

Posted by James Hahn on

Stop Attending Mass!

Over the course of the past year* many Catholic individuals and groups who have been calling for change in the Church have suggested the idea of the faithful refraining from attending Mass. Their intention is to show the Church they want change by dropping attendance, which in turn will hurt the Church financially. I must echo this call. I too ask all Catholics to stop attending Mass. It is my dream that every Catholic in the world would no longer attend Mass. However, my reason for this lofty dream is far removed from the ideology of those now calling for...

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Are Ya'll Going to Heaven Tomorrow?

Posted by James Hahn on

Are Ya'll Going to Heaven Tomorrow?

Have you ever been on vacation and tried to find information for Sunday Mass?  Usually the Mass times are listed somewhere in the hotel literature along with all of the other “religious services” in the area.  But is the Mass just one “religious service” among so many others?  Far from it! The Mass is no mere “religious service”.  At the Mass earth reaches up to Heaven and Heaven comes down to earth.  The Mass is the one place on earth where Heaven and earth meet.  That brief one hour or so is literally Heaven on earth!  Now trust me, when...

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