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I Love the Catholic Church

November 8, 2018 by  
Filed under Avila Foundation, Dan Burke, Donate, FEATURED, High Calling

I Love the Catholic Church

Two of the most troubling moments of my life as a Catholic occurred this year. The first was when I was editing an editorial of the National Catholic Register on the topic of seminarian abuse in South America. The second was when I was addressing a small group of faithful Catholics on the abuse crisis, and I broke down and wept uncontrollably. Both were a surprise, the latter required about twenty... Read More

Into the Deep: Finding Peace Through Prayer by Dan Burke

September 7, 2016 by  
Filed under Books, Dan Burke, Into the Deep, Prayer, Resources

Into the Deep: Finding Peace Through Prayer by Dan Burke   Do you want to improve in your prayer life? The answer is undoubtedly yes. The saints teach us that there is ALWAYS room for improvement. The forces of the world, the flesh, and the devil can make it difficult to be faithful and persistent in prayer. Dan Burke knows the struggle. And, his new book Into the Deep: Finding Peace through... Read More

Emergency Room Visit – (Update 1)

September 3, 2014 by  
Filed under Dan Burke

Dear Friends, I have been scolded for not keeping you up to date via the blog regarding my health situation. Thank you for the many notes of encouragement. I have not and will not be able to respond to all of them but please know that I do read them and I am grateful for your love and concern. For those not yet aware, as the note reveals below, I was in the emergency room last week dealing with severe... Read More