About the Blog

The Eucharistic Virtue Blog has posts about the faith and updates on the site. It excludes all the daily quote posts since those can be found separately on the Daily Quotes page.

New Articles

I've added two new articles to the site. The Chaplet of Spiritual Communion is a means for meditating on the Blessed Sacrament directed at making a Spiritual Communion. It follows the form of the rosary, but with mysteries focused on the Eucharist and prayers directed toward making a Spiritual Communion [...]

April 19th, 2020|Categories: Eucharist, Virtue|Comments Off on New Articles

Anxiety and Depression

A couple of years ago, I was helping to lead a teen retreat. I gave a talk that included some of my background with anxiety and depression. Two things happened after that. First, the teens on the retreat said that the talk made a significant impact on them. Second, I [...]

October 26th, 2019|Categories: Anxiety/Depression|Comments Off on Anxiety and Depression

Why I’m Responsible

I’m responsible for the abuse crisis in the Church. I didn’t abuse any children, or enable a priest to abuse children, or look the other way when a priest was abusing a child, or cover up any abuse. No, I haven’t done anything like that, but if I’m honest, you [...]

August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Virtue|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Why I’m Responsible

How to Pursue Virtue in the Abuse Scandal

The abuse scandal has exemplified vice and a complete lack of virtue. I’m not talking about the abusers. Certainly, their behavior was sinful and driven by unrestrained vice, but the handling by the Church leadership has lacked virtue at almost every step. We need to look at how to pursue [...]

August 12th, 2018|Categories: Virtue|Comments Off on How to Pursue Virtue in the Abuse Scandal

Top 25 Quotes

Below are twenty-five of the most popular quotes from Eucharistic Virtue's first year. Although, I love all the quotes from the first year, this selection is based on the comments, shares and likes that the quotes have received. You can pause the slideshow by hovering over the quote. [...]

February 21st, 2017|Categories: Eucharist, Site News, Virtue|Comments Off on Top 25 Quotes

1st Anniversary of Eucharistic Virtue

This week will mark the 1st Anniversary of the daily quotes on the Eucharist and on Virtue. The website went live a few weeks before that, but the first daily quote was posted February 22, 2016. In that time, I've only missed a few days of posting - three days [...]

February 19th, 2017|Categories: Site News|Comments Off on 1st Anniversary of Eucharistic Virtue