The Domestic Church: Andy and Susie Bezner

The couple attends St. Peter Parish in Lindsay, where they serve as RCIA instructors and Eucharistic Ministers. Andy is also an installed Acolyte, Sacristan, Lector, and Knight of Columbus member.  Married 34 years, they have two grown children and two young grandchildren.

We first learn about God and His love through our family, which is why St. Paul VI stated in Lumen Gentium, "The family, is so to speak, the domestic Church."

One hour with Jesus

An adorer kneels before the Blessed Sacrament inside St. Peter's perpetual Adoration chapel

Could you not keep watch for one hour? Jesus asked Peter in the Garden at Gesthemane (Mark 14:37).

From many nations, one home

Jernelle JnoBaptiste and Jose Rodrigo Quezada

Jernelle JnoBaptiste made plans to leave her native Dominica to study at Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, certain she was on the path that God had arranged.

Finding hope on campus

Golden Dome at University of Notre Dame

It can be a dicey proposition for a curious Catholic to push out into the choppy waters of Church statistics.

Power that moves mountains

Msgr. Publius Xuereb raises the Blood of Christ during his 50th anniversary Mass as a priest at Holy Redeemer Parish in Aledo, May 6, 2018.

Everyone knows that the Catholic Church believes in the real presence of Christ in the Eucharist.