Mary has promised us many blessings when we are wrapped in her armor – the Brown Scapular. Our Lady of Mount Carmel gave this powerful sacramental to Carmelite St. Simon Stock. To this day every Carmelite in covered by Mary’s Scapular. Father Broom explains her promises and gives many examples of the miracles gained by her intercession for those who are enrolled in her Scapular and wear it. Her protection will never fail us!
Father Broom in his Friday Evening Perseverance Group explains the call to the Priesthood. Every vocation story is unique…. and often men are called to the priesthood by the heroic example of other priests. The young actor/scholar/poet, Karol Wojtyla was called to the priesthood by the heroic example of St. Father Maximilian Kolbe.
We have a role in encouraging our sons, grandsons and other men we know to consider God’s call to the holy priesthood.
Father Broom presents the fruits of a deep prayer life as written by St. Peter of Alcantara… a Franciscan priest who was a spiritual director of St. Teresa of Avila. She is the Doctor of Prayer…..if he could direct the greatest authority in history on prayer…. surely we could use his insights
Father Broom preaches on this great Saint who was at 1st s soldier who became addicted to gambling. With the help of his spiritual director, St. Philip Neri, he was converted and founded a religious community dedicated to helping the sick.
Father Ed Broom, OMV, is Associate Pastor of St. Peter Chanel Church in Hawaiian Gardens, California. He is a member of the Oblates of the Virgin Mary and was ordained by Saint John Paul II on May 25, 1986. Fr. Ed teaches Catholic … Read more
Father Ed Broom preaches on our need to convert…. to save our souls and then to save the souls of many others. We must all pray for our own conversion and the conversion of others just as St. Gemma Galgani did. He illustrates his point with many miraculous conversion stories.
Father Ed Broom, OMV, is Associate Pastor of St. Peter Chanel Church in Hawaiian Gardens, California. He is a member of the Oblates of the Virgin Mary and was ordained by Saint John Paul II … Read more