• Fr. Dwight LongeneckerFr. Dwight LongeneckerFr. Dwight Longenecker
  • Welcome to my website!

    My website is a landing page for information and connections to my various ministries.

    Use the writing tab to connect to my blog, and subscribe to me weekly e-newsletter. Through my blog you can read my archived articles and with the More Christianity Radio Show tab you can listen to podcasts of my radio show.

    Feel free to explore the site and browse the bookstore. Use the contact page to be in touch if you have comments or questions. I'd love to hear from you. If you'd like me to address your organization or would like more information, drop me a line through the contact page.

    Thanks again for visiting and God bless you, Fr Longenecker

Fr. Dwight Longenecker
  • The Catholic faith is a great adventure or it is nothing at all!

From Standing on My Head, My Blog at Patheos

Fr. Dwight Longenecker
  • RSS Standing on my Head

    • The Circles of Sin – 2 – The Wrathful March 13, 2017
      I am recording my homilies for Lent–a series on sin based on Dante’s Inferno. The first week (which you can find here) was on the Vestibule of Hell–where we find the lazy and indifferent. They didn’t do anything terribly wrong, but neither did they do anything wonderfully good. Then the sins of incontinence–loving good things […]
      Fr. Dwight Longenecker
    • Ten Things to Remember About Married Catholic Priests March 10, 2017
      Pope Francis has said that he may consider the ordination of some married men. There is lots of room for confusion here. So here are ten things to remember about this matter: Celibacy for priests is a discipline not a doctrine – The Pope can’t change doctrine. He can change discipline. A discipline is something […]
      Fr. Dwight Longenecker
    • Are Married Priests the Magic Bullet? March 10, 2017
      People have asked my opinion about Pope Francis’ suggestion that maybe ordaining older married men would help. Really. I’ve written about the topic of married priests so much already. Go here and here and here and here and here and here and there’s more. Just search my blog for “married priests.” If you want to know what I think. Click away!
      Fr. Dwight Longenecker
    • Is Eternity Forever? March 9, 2017
      Someone wondered the other day why hell had to last for all eternity. Wasn’t that extra cruel of God? Why couldn’t the damned simply be eliminated, crushed, annihilated? Another person commented that he didn’t think heaven was such an attractive idea because he thought he would probably get bored. Hmmm. One first has to deal […]
      Fr. Dwight Longenecker
    • Slubgrip on Individualism March 8, 2017
      My Lent book, Slubgrip Instructs is laid out with one reading per day from Shrove Tuesday through Easter Monday. In it the demon Slubgrip is teaching Popular Culture 101 (known in the slang of Bowelbages University as Pop Cult 101) For a taster, here is today’s reading, in which Slubrip lectures his unruly class on Individualism. Chamber […]
      Fr. Dwight Longenecker
  • Read My Blog: Standing on My Head

  • Read My Blog: The Suburban Hermit

  • From Twitter

  • We will run in the path of God's commandments our hearts overflowing with the inexpressible delight of love. -- St Benedict