Joseph McDaniel, OSFS, is a seminarian with the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales. Following theological studies at The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC, he recently returned home to undertake a semester of ministry in Vancouver.Bio last modified December 30th, 2019.
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.
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.