by Fr Richard Heilman | April 8, 2021 4:07 AM
Here we are in the Easter season after, what seemed to be, a 13 month long Lent. How easy would it be for us all to fall into despair, accepting defeat. Isn’t that what they felt as Jesus laid in the tomb? “It’s over,” they lamented. Death and the tyrants of death won. But, God reminded us that it is always darkest before the dawn. God reminded us that death is not the victor. God reminded us that the true light, who gives light to everyone, was coming into the world.
Now, as creation all around us is bursting forth with “signs of life,” churches throughout the world took a tiny flame from a blessed fire and let that light spread throughout the church and, from there, throughout the world! YOU are a child of the LIGHT!!!! YOU are commissioned to BRING IT to the world!!!
We are so pleased to have Fr. Frank Pavone join us this week to unravel the question, “Where do we go from here?” We must FIGHT!! And, we must let our light overcome the darkness of this tyrannical power that has seized control. Revival is coming!!
As Ronald Reagan once said,
“You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We’ll preserve for our children this the last best hope of man on earth, or we’ll sentence them to take the last step into a thousand years of darkness. We’re at war with the most dangerous enemy that has ever faced mankind in his long climb from the swamp to the stars. And it’s been said, if we lose this war, and in so doing, lose this great way of freedom of ours, history will record with the greatest astonishment that those that had the most to lose did the least to prevent it from happening.
Well, I think it’s high time now that we ask ourselves if we still even know the freedoms that were intended for us by our founding fathers. Every generation of Americans needs to know that freedom exists, not to do what you like, but having the right to do what you ought, and that is the freedom that I wish for you. Set yourselves apart from this corrupt generation.”
Be Saints. You weren’t made to fit in, you were born to stand out.
DON’T MISS THIS GRACE FORCE PODCAST!!
Combat Rosaries for Heroes Inc. will raise funds to provide a free Combat Rosary™ to as many of these heroes as possible. Father Heilman designed the Combat Rosary™ based on the 1916 pull-chain Rosary issued by the U.S. government during World War I. The Rosary is made of steel and features a gunmetal finish. The Combat Rosary™ is carried by the Pontifical Swiss Guard at the Vatican. Each donated Rosary will come with a protective leather zippered case so the sacramental can be easily tucked in a pocket.
Donate at CombatRosariesForHeroes.com. Checks can be sent to P.O. Box 44036, Madison, WI 53744.
Are YOU in?
Support the US Grace Force Podcast
Hello and welcome to the United States Grace Force Podcast!
If you are here than you know about the dangers the Catholic Church faces that our Blessed Mother warned us about and that threaten to corrupt our society.
Our mission here is simple. Bring awareness to these issues and do battle against them.
God commands us to take up arms against the demons that plague us daily. We are in a spiritual battle for our souls and we must not be caught being idle.
If you feel so inclined, you can donate a small amount monthly to help keep us going. Whatever you are able to give would help us greatly to spread this message to more people and recruit spiritual warriors for the fight!
You can go here to support the US Grace Force Podcast: Patreon
Thank you for your donation and let’s continue to win the world for God!
More from Fr. Richard Heilman
To follow more of Fr. Richard Heilman’s teachings, subscribe to the podcast of his Sunday homilies on Apple Podcasts or Google Play Music, or browse through them on the St. Mary of Pine Bluff Catholic Church web site. Also follow Father’s writings on the U.S. Grace Force and Roman Catholic Man web sites.
More from Doug Barry
Follow Doug on his YouTube channel and read more on the Battle Ready web site.
U.S. Grace Force Gear
Official USGF gear can be purchased from the USGF Store, including Combat Rosaries, prayer books, scapular medals, T-shirts, caps, holy water and blessed salt flasks, and the Peace Through Strength Challenge Coin. Check out the USGF collection, powered by Roman Catholic Gear.
The Grace Force Podcast is now available on iHeart Radio and Spotify! Check out the links below:
Source URL: https://usgraceforce.com/grace-force-podcast-episode-85-fr-frank-pavone-just-say-no-to-the-darkness/
Copyright ©2021 United States Grace Force unless otherwise noted.