The Pilgrim's Journey

Kenya: A site of pilgrimage

Richard SontagLast Updated: June 4th, 2020Uncategorized

A pilgrimage site in Kenya is becoming a place of peace and prayer for more than just Catholics. The Village of Mary, Mother of God is the National Marian Shrine located in Subukia 40 km from Nakuru. The Shrine is entrusted to the care of Conventual Franciscan Friars. It is a place of peace, prayer, … Read More

God Doesn’t Want You to Always Feel So Guilty

Richard SontagLast Updated: November 11th, 2015Spiritual Reflections

After my son, Jacob, died in an accident while I was asleep in the house, I struggled with debilitating guilt. Guilt can be powerful. For the first few years after the accident, it felt like an all-consuming force that I couldn’t let go of but one that I wanted desperately to run away from. I … Read More