It’s that time of year, folks! Specifically, the end of the year… when we take stock of the past 365 days and look ahead to theRead more »
Then Herod, when he saw that he had been tricked by the Wise Men, was in a furious rage, and he sent and killed all the male children inRead more »
To ponder: to consider something deeply and thoroughly; to meditate.
Whatever happened to pondering, anyway?
Now, we do a whole lot ofRead more »
1.) a painful emotion caused by consciousness of guilt, shortcoming, or impropriety
b : the susceptibility to suchRead more »
Today is the day our Lord is born – Alleluia!! Scripture for Christmas can be found at the USCCB’s website.
In the same spiritRead more »
Christmas is a sentimental time for most people. For me it is an extremely happy time because I can bask in the glow of warm memories. MyRead more »
Flashback: December 23, 2001. I am frantic over my son, Charlie, who left our house unnoticed. Charlie has autism and back then he had aRead more »
Family feasts, opening presents, heading to Mass together; these are the stuff of family gatherings at Christmas. Along with imagery ofRead more »
Last year, exactly a year ago, I gave birth to our son in the emergency waiting room at our local hospital. After begging over and overRead more »
“But seek first the kingdom (of God) and his righteousness, and all these things will be given you besides.” Matthew 6:33
With excitementRead more »
Yesterday at Mass, we lit the fourth candle on the Advent wreath. That means that Advent is almost over – we’re in the home stretch! SoonRead more »
4th Sunday of Advent
First Reading ~ 2 Samuel 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16
Responsorial Psalm ~ Psalm 89:2-3, 4-5, 27, 29
SecondRead more »
My son turned two the other day. Let the games begin! Ever since he was a newborn, and before the Catholic Church was even a blip on myRead more »
If you’ve been Catholic for longer than 2 minutes, the chances are decent that you’ve been accused of idolatry. Idolatry being,Read more »
Our 4th child was recently baptized. It was a beautiful ceremony done during Mass, which was unique from our other 3 children, whoseRead more »
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