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For Holy Homework: Let's post this simple reminder in our work area: When was the last time I contacted or offered a prayer for Mom? Comments can be sent to: more
Where do you find inspiration? I’ll let you in on a secret source of the stuff. Well, it’s not really a secret, it’s actually been around for 67 years. It’s called the Christopher Awards. more
A few years ago, my upstate New York parish switched from the old-fashioned style of first Holy Communion—the kind where entire classes line up and file into the church and sit together as a … more
It had been a long Thursday, and Brooke Paris couldn’t wait to take off her heels, peel off her contacts and wipe off her make-up. She changed into her pajamas, climbed into bed and opened her … more
The setting was the chapel of St. Joseph’s Seminary, Dunwoodie, and the young men from Cardinal Hayes High School had a familiar and willing tour guide, Father Joseph Tierney, their school … more
Last weekend I returned home to St. Louis for the first Holy Communion of my nephew, Patrick, and the Confirmation of my niece, Grace. I was in good company, as so many families are rejoicing … more
En el Año de la Misericordia, el Papa Francisco ha sacado a la luz la Exhortación Apostólica Amoris Laetitia (“La alegría del amor”), la misma que recoge las reflexiones del Sínodo de los … more
During this Jubilee Year of Mercy and in this month of May as we celebrate Mother's Day, is there any better time to reflect upon Mary who is not only a mother but also a mother of mercy? Let's begin … more
Our readings from the Bible during the Liturgy of the Word at Mass these happy 50 days of Easter—Paschaltide—describe a paradox. You know how that word is defined: “Something … more
Next week we’ll celebrate Ascension Thursday, a feast that always used to make me feel a little sad, because that’s when Jesus left the world and returned to his Father. I know that it’s … more
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