Author Archives: Brother Burrito

About Brother Burrito

A sinner who hopes in God's Mercy, and who cannot stop smiling since realizing that Christ IS the Way , the Truth and the Life. Alleluia!

Bishop Robert Barron Addresses Google’s Catholics, And Others

This is well worth spending 55 minutes watching, in my opinion. Here’s the blurb: Bishop Robert Barron speaks at Google HQ about religion and the opening up of the mind. Bishop Barron is the founder of Word on Fire Catholic … Continue reading

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Good Times, Bad Times, Give Me Some Of That…

In early 1996, I splashed out an inordinate amount of money on my first ever laptop computer. At the time I was living hand to mouth as a locum anaesthetist. My lifestyle involved not knowing from one day to the … Continue reading

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Holy Mass: As It Should Be Explained To Those Who Do Not Understand.

  I was in class at school with this guy many years ago, and visited him briefly last week for some catch-up. He speaks very well for Christ, I think. (PS: If you hear no sound, move your mouse-cursor over … Continue reading

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A Profitable Week – Part One

I recently suffered a major health crisis which scared the bejeepers out of me. My colleagues rallied round and I was soon on the mend. My physical ill-health mirrored my spiritual ill-being. To be honest, I was in a bit … Continue reading

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Greetings From Dungarvan

Hallo readers, it’s Brother Burrito here, on holiday, during Lent! I used to be a regular contributor here, of lightweight and humorous fluff pieces mostly, until mid 2015 when I took on some serious extra responsibilities in “meat-space” and had … Continue reading

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As Thin As A Planck

(This is a joyous rejoinder or perhaps a ‘rejoynder’ to the recent post by St Alphonsus et al). We Catholics often pray for Our Lady’s comforting intercession at “the hour of our death”. But what if we don’t have an … Continue reading

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My Second Favourite Canadian

(after JohnHenry that is) Dr Jordan B Peterson is becoming a bit of a media star because his highly reasoned arguments, debates and interviews have flooded YouTube by popular assent. His position is that men have to reclaim their manhood … Continue reading

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Pope Francis’s List

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Gaudete!

This is a very stirring rendition, courtesy of Steeleye Span.

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Mission

Our Lord commands us all to constantly and always go out and preach the Gospel, the Divine Living Reality of our encounter with HIM, to all the world. This is a tough mission, no doubt. The sincerity and genuineness of … Continue reading

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Prosperity Gospel

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Pope Francis Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother

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LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS

BY: BR. IRENAEUS DUNLEVY, O.P. Light veils monsters to weak eyes. This fact is familiar if you’ve ever been spotted in the dark. A blinding flash fills your doe eyes, abruptly ending your midnight escapades. Frozen, you hold your breath, … Continue reading

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The Art Of Dying Well

From http://www.artofdyingwell.org/

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St Faustina’s Visions Of The Afterlife

This is a very powerful and relevant bit of video if you have 25 minutes to spare on All Souls Day.

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