The Psalter The 150 psalms found in the Old Testament are collectively known as the Psalter, which has often been referred to as “the hymnal of Israel,” originating in the Temple and oriented to it. […]
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April 5-11 Quick Bio: St. Rita knew from an early age that she wanted to be a nun, but out of obedience to her parents, she accepted an arranged marriage at the age of 12. St. Rita’s husband was unfaithful, abusive and domineering. During their 18 years of marriage, St. Rita prayed fervently for her […]
Homily Is it Palm Sunday in my heart?
Homily It never occurred to me as I was down in Florida in early March, looking at the palm trees, that I wouldn’t be holding palm leaves in my hands, on Palm Sunday, or that the pews would be empty in our church.
Homily Tomorrow I will start a 5-part series of reflections on the Sorrowful Mysteries as we journey through Holy Week.
Homily There will be a resurrection.
By Amanda Evinger | Six weeks after my conjoined infant twin girls died, I went to Confession, and told the priest I was sorry for being angry with God.
To this day, I am still not even sure who the priest was, but what he said…