With Ash Wednesday coming up in just two days, I spent this weekend panicking and making lists. Lists of what to memorize, what toRead more »
The Feast of the Nativity of our Lord has passed, and now we are in the thick of a joyous Christmas season! Hallelujah!
ButRead more »
The tradition of the Church, and of the Goorchenko family, is to celebrate the great feasts of the Nativity and Pascha with a late nightRead more »
Amongst Christians there is a debate on whether it is fine or demonic to participate in Halloween. I’ve watched a few videos of ChristiansRead more »
At a young age I developed a fear of death. I don’t know what it was that caused me to fixate on this. It wasn’t the death of aRead more »
Mary, as the new ark of the covenant, is my favorite Old Testament type ~ designed and built for beauty inside and outside, dwelled over byRead more »
The Feast of the Solemnity of the Blessed Mother, a Holy Day of Obligation, is celebrated on January 1. At Mass that morning, IRead more »
For today’s 7 Quick Takes fun and in honor of the feast day we celebrate, I thought I’d bring you a little history and a bit ofRead more »
Let’s have a little catechtical fun for this installment of 7 Quick Takes!! I asked the other ink slingers to help me identify 7Read more »
::Pulled from the Catholic Sistas archives, this post originally featured on August 15, 2012::
Did you know today is a Holy Day ofRead more »
That’s right, I would rather raise a dumb saint than a brilliant sinner. Why? Because I am raising my children to be heaven-bound.Read more »
For the Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God, January 1, 2013. For Carla, because she showed us how to follow the Blessed VirginRead 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 »
One of the most beautiful scenes that God, through nature, provides us with are sunrises. At the distant horizon you see before arising aRead more »
It’s Not Christmas!
A friend recently bemoaned her inability to ‘get into the Christmas spirit’. Her discomfiture was painfully evidentRead more »
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