4th Sunday of Advent Lectionary 1 First Reading ~ 2 Samuel 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16 Responsorial Psalm ~ Psalm 89:2-3, 4-5, 27, 29 Second Reading ~ Romans 16:25-27 Gospel Reading ~ Luke 1:26-38 Open Readings in another window. Reflection: Theologians through out Church history have … Continue readingSplendid Sundays: The Arks of the Covenants
Disclaimer: The reference to the truck decal is not an admonishment of the use of the truck decal. It is by my own personal experience that I knew of the image for many, many years because how prevalently displayed she is, like specifically on vehicles … Continue readingOur Lady of Guadalupe: More than an oversized truck decal
And my spirit rejoices in God my Savior. Today, we celebrate the Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Based in both Sacred Scripture and Tradition, it is the day we remember that Mary was conceived without sin by God’s redeeming Grace. It is a holy day … Continue readingMy Soul Proclaims the Greatness of the Lord
Hail Mary, with broken fingers There is goo stuck on you. Blessed are you as you sit over our band aids, And blessed is the child who cut his finger and needs one. Holy Mary, Mother of God, I am sorry you are sticky, … Continue readingHail Mary, With Broken Fingers
There is a song I hear around this time of year that gives a different perspective of Christmas to those who hear it. Mary, Did You Know? was originally recorded and performed by Michael English, and has been popularized by other artists such as Wynona … Continue readingMary, did you know?