Posts From Fr Richard Heilman

90 Days to Liberty – It’s Time for a Spiritual Crusade!

Why Now Is the Time for a Spiritual Crusade As we were about to enter 2018, I called for a 90-day spiritual crusade to deal the last blow to the

St. John Neumann and Gramma’s Prayers

Today is the feast day of St. John Neumann. I have a special relationship with this holy saint. Let me tell you why. I have been a priest for 34

The Holy League – Cardinal Burke: “This is Exactly What is Needed in Our Times”

Holy League History Pope St. Pius V formed the original Holy League in response to the dire situation in which Christian Europe found itself in 1571. Christianity was greatly divided

Fatherless Obedience by Melody Lyons

FATHERLESS OBEDIENCE Written by Melody Lyons: When a man gives his life to Christ and accepts the collar of obedience at ordination, there should be a reciprocal devoted tenderness from

The Pagans Have Moved In – Where Are the John the Baptists?

The Pagans Have Moved In – Where Are the John the Baptists? I get a kick out of reminding folks that I share a birthday with John the Baptist –

Troubled and Abandoned, Like Sheep Without a Shepherd

Troubled and Abandoned, Like Sheep Without a Shepherd “Strike the shepherd and the sheep scatter” (Zec 13:7). There’s no doubt that the devil has focused his assault on the religious

Give Spiritual Strength This Year!

Growing in Our Spiritual Strength! Recall these words from our Blessed Mother in the Magnificat … “He has mercy on those who fear him in every generation. He has shown

Heavenly Christmas Novena – November 1 to December 24

Heavenly Christmas Novena “As we enter heaven we will see them, so many of them coming towards us and thanking us. We will ask who they are, and they will

Before the Sun Sets on Our Church

BEFORE THE SUN SETS ON OUR CHURCH Something’s coming! I believe that! It has to! We have evacuated our house of the power of God; a sense of transcendence; a

What I Consider Success in My Priesthood

Recently, I was asked, “If you could name three of your greatest successes as a priest, what would they be?” Here’s my answer … Leading Souls to the Divine Life