Ask Father/Bishop

Should I give money to panhandlers?

By Father Joe Krupp Q: Dear Father Joe: Do you give to the panhandler? I feel guilty walking by someone, but I’m afraid giving money just perpetuates the problem.

How do I go to confession? (part 1)

By Father Joe Krupp Q: Father, it’s been so long for me and I know I need to go to confession. I’m worried about the “how to” of it all … so, how do I go to confession?