A Brand New Year!
December 30, 2022 Already? How can it be that a year has gone by so fast? The usual – where was I and how did it get to today? How is the journey going? How about my interior life? Room for improvement! Intentional everything. Welcome 2023!
The Gift of a Relic!
Last Sunday, one of our parish priests pulled me aside specifically to tell me he had a relic of Blessed Titus Brandsma, a Carmelite friar who was murdered (martyred) July 26, 1942 in a Dachau concentration camp hospital by lethal injection, and is to be beatified May 15, 2022, in Rome. But his next statement…
Love or Burnt Offering
Friday, March 18, 2022 Gospel, Mark 12:28-34 28 One of the scribes who had listened to them debating appreciated that Jesus had given a good answer and put a further question to him, ‘Which is the first of all the commandments?’ 29 Jesus replied, ‘This is the first: Listen, Israel, the Lord our God is…