Author Archives: Fr Michael Mitchell LC

About Fr Michael Mitchell LC

Fr Michael Mitchell was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, the second of 10 children. Presently, he works as a vocational director and youth minister in Chicago, Illinois.

The Patron Saint of Busy People

  Today is the feast day of St. Francis Xavier, the perfect candidate to become the official patron saint of busy people. Upon joining the Jesuits Francis Xavier’s life was an uninterrupted missionary journey towards China. He felt God calling … Continue reading

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A Surprise Baptism

On that particular day I was a little worried as I was bouncing along a dusty Mexican road in a Chevy pickup.  Last week I had been guiding a group of forty missionaries in the hills of Puebla, Mexico.  Work … Continue reading

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