Resolutions for today

fireworks

​I think New Year’s resolutions are silly.


Advent: The Great O Antiphons

Since the eighth century, the Roman Church has been singing the “O” Antiphons. Between December 17 – 24, these antiphons are part of the evening prayer of the Divine Office and are attached to the Magnificat, the beautiful canticle of the Blessed Virgin Mary.


A simple faith

Blessed Solanus

Recently I’ve been attending Sunday Mass with my sister, her husband, and their two little daughters.


Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

statue of Mary

"The most Blessed Virgin Mary was, from the first moment of her conception, by a singular grace and privilege of almighty God and by virtue of the merits of Jesus Christ, Savior of the human race, preserved immune from all stain of original sin."


Advent patience: Lessons from Father Henri Nouwen

visitation of Mary

What are you waiting for this Christmas?