Joseph McDaniel

Joseph McDaniel, OSFS, is a seminarian with the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales. From Vancouver, BC, he is currently serving in campus ministry at Salesianum School in Wilmington, DE.

Bio last modified October 15th, 2020.
Articles by Joseph McDaniel
  • Our Scarcity, His Grace

    Joseph McDaniel

    When serving pork chops at a men’s shelter in Vancouver, Joseph McDaniel recognized the generosity God gives to us like excess gravy, in times such as these.

  • Drawing To The House

    Joseph McDaniel

    All sports are distinctly liturgical, writes Catholic seminarian Joseph McDaniel, but the particular physics-defying practice of curling calls us to hurry hard to God.

  • Fishing The Waters of Fatherhood

    Joseph McDaniel

    With Father's Day around the corner, seminarian Joseph McDaniel reflects on his memories of fishing with his father, contemplating times past, while examining what fatherhood truly means.

  • Presence at the Heart of the World

    Joseph McDaniel

    While the world often overwhelms with its cacophony of conflicting voices, the Benedictine monks of B.C.’s Westminster Abbey heed the prophetic call of St. Benedict and seek God in work, prayer and silence. But their peace, writes Joseph A. McDaniel, OSFS, is truly open to all who follow the Cross.