In July 2014, police found the body of 18-year-old Conrad Roy inside his truck in Fairhaven, Massachusetts. He died from carbon monoxide poisoning.
Growing up as a Roman Catholic, like the rest of my generation, I was taught a prayer called, The Act of Contrition. Every Catholic back then had to memorize it and say it during or after going to confession. The prayer started this way: Oh, my God, I am truly sorry for having offended thee, and I detest all of my sins because I dread the loss of heaven and the pains of hell.
Fr. Adam Laski writes about his studies in Canon Law at St. Paul University in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Peace in Christ! Back in the spring of 2018, while I was prepping for the Easter season and busy slide of activity into summer between the Cathedral, St. Anthony, St. Anthony – Lake Nebagamon, St. William, and …