Revelation 11:19, 12:1-6, 10 God’s temple in heaven was opened, and the ark of his covenant could be seen in the temple. A great sign appeared in the sky, a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. She was with child and… Continue reading The Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
Luke 3:1-6 In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias was tetrarch of Abilene, during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God… Continue reading The Second Sunday of Advent
Luke 1:26-38 The angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the house of David, and the virgin’s name was Mary. And coming to her, he said, “Hail, full of grace! The Lord is with you.” But she was greatly… Continue reading The Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary!
Jeremiah 33:14-16 The days are coming, says the LORD, when I will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and Judah. In those days, in that time, I will raise up for David a just shoot ; he shall do what is right and just in the land. In those days Judah… Continue reading The First Sunday of Advent!
Today the Church observes All Souls’ Day. A holy day set aside to honor the souls of the departed waiting to enter Heaven. Unlike All Saints’ Day, All Souls’ Day is not a Holy Day of Obligation. According to traditions and teachings, Catholics believe that through the prayers of the faithful here on earth, the… Continue reading All Souls’ Day – Pray for the Faithful Departed
Revelation 7:2-4, 9-14 I, John, saw another angel come up from the East, holding the seal of the living God. He cried out in a loud voice to the four angels who were given power to damage the land and the sea, “Do not damage the land or the sea or the trees until we… Continue reading All Saints’ Day!
Revelation 12:7-12 War broke out in heaven; Michael and his angels battled against the dragon. The dragon and its angels fought back, but they did not prevail and there was no longer any place for them in heaven. The huge dragon, the ancient serpent, who is called the Devil and Satan, who deceived the whole… Continue reading The Feast of the Archangels