Until May 2012, Joe Heschmeyer was an attorney in Washington, D.C., specializing in litigation. These days, he is a seminarian for the Archdiocese of Kansas City, Kansas, and can use all the prayers he can get. Follow Joe through his blog, Shameless Popery.
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What Eye Has Not Seen: Divinization and the Saints
by Joe Heschmeyer . May 03, 2017 . 4 Comments
There's a promise in the Bible so shocking that most modern preachers and homilists steer clear of it, for fear of sounding like they're blaspheming: it's the promise that we will be divinized. Because of our squeamishne...
The Evangelical and Pastoral Heart of Francis de Sales
by Joe Heschmeyer . January 24, 2017 . 0 Comments
Today we celebrate the feast of St. Francis de Sales (1567-1622), one of the most well-rounded saints in Church history who played a major role in returning tens of thousands of Calvinists to the Catholic Church. You'll ...
3 Simple Ways to Debunk Relativism, Skepticism, and Materialism
by Joe Heschmeyer . January 13, 2017 . 12 Comments
Gorgias the Nihilist, an ancient Greek philosopher, was said to have argued the following four points: Nothing exists; Even if something exists, nothing can be known about it; and Even if something can be known abou...