The opening prayer for the votive Mass for The Most Sacred Heart of Jesus goes, “Clothe us, Lord God, with the virtues of the Heart of your Son and set us aflame with his love, that, conformed to his image, we may
It feels like a lifetime since the parish was open, and there were public Masses. Everybody’s routine continues to be dramatically altered by the restrictions we have been following in hopes of decreasing the spread of the Covid-19 virus. I know I
Back when I was in seminary one of our priests gave a reflection on Christ’s agony and the interior anguish He went through. In other words, Christ went through more than just physical suffering, He also suffered interiorly just as we do.
When talking about prayer, the Catechism refers to something that was said in the Second Vatican Council’s Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation. The Church “forcefully and specially exhorts all the Christian faithful . . . to learn ‘the surpassing knowledge of Jesus
Due to there being no Masses being offered publically, for the time being, I have decided to create a channel on IGTV in the hopes of offering daily reflections on the Word of God that you would have heard at Mass.
I have been leading a book study on The Screwtape Letters written by C. S. Lewis. In one of the letters in this satire Lewis has written we talked about how the devil can use the adage concerning moderation against us. We