After several prolonged moments of silently observing the sterile basilica, bells began to toll. It was time to begin. The organist welcomed in the masked lectors and altar servers, followed by the priest from the side of the sanctuary. She belted out approximately one verse of the opening hymn before my vision blurred with hot tears. It had been too long. … Continue readingMass, How I’ve Missed You
Young Catholics are more transient than ever, hopping between different rented accommodation (in London, this can be as often as every few months, when the rent gets hiked). … Continue readingConfessions of a Mass-Hopper
Kinda a Big Deal So, the Eucharist is kinda a big deal. No crap, Sherlock. It would be the first sentence of “Catholicism for Dummies.” And even after that they would add “duh.” But let me be real. This is a truth that I know … Continue readingThe Mass is EVERYTHING (so why doesn’t it feel that way?)
Why are so many of us are walking around tired and defeated? God did not design us to be tired and defeated! God designed us to know him, love him, and serve him in this life and the next. He designed us to encourage each … Continue readingInspiration–Let’s Be It and Receive It!