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 Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe!
Mark 1:1-8 The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ the Son of God. As it is written in Isaiah the prophet: Behold, I am sending my messenger ahead of you; he will prepare your way. A voice of one crying out in the desert: “Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths.”… Continue reading 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 Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary!
1 Corinthians 1:3-9 Brothers and sisters: Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. I give thanks to my God always on your account for the grace of God bestowed on you in Christ Jesus, that in him you were enriched in every way, with all discourse and all… Continue reading 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 Holy Souls in Purgatory
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!
Came across a video I wanted to share about a tradition originating from a community in England that has since began an international initiative called “Night of Light,” changing the dark and eerie tradition of Halloween into a beautiful night of fun, light, and Christian joy. For you are all children of light and children… Continue reading Night of Light! – Reclaiming Halloween for Christ!