Two Thoughts About Mary (since it’s October)

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With Elizabeth we marvel, “And why is this granted me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?” (CCC 2677).

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Of May Crowning, Corniness, and the 4-H Fair

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All I think I ever asked of Mary was that she should take care of me.
~ Dorothy Day

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Christmas Movies for Annunciation Day

The Annunciation by Henry Ossawa Tanner 1896

Lent is a favourable time for letting Christ serve us so that we in turn may become more like him. This happens whenever we hear the word of God and receive the sacraments, especially the Eucharist.

There we become what we receive: the Body of Christ.

~ Pope Francis

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Our Lady of the Overgrowth – Winter Edition

“Cheer up, you’re worse than you think,” Rev. Timothy Keller says with a smile….

Then comes the good news: At the same time people are “more loved in Christ and more accepted than they could ever imagine or hope.”

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The Great Bridge Feast of Pope St. Sylvester

God-Haunted Lunatic

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Come, O Lord, to the help of your people, sustained by the intercession of Pope Saint Sylvester, so that, running the course of this present life under your guidance we may happily attain life without end.
~ Collect for St. Sylvester

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