Monthly Archives: May 2016

Week of June 5, 2016

The account of Jesus raising from the dead the only son of a mother, a widow, recalls a similar story of the prophet Elijah healing the only son of a mother, a widow, in the First Book of Kings.  The fact that the women are widowed is an important piece of information for understanding their […]

Week of May 22, 2016

When we as Christians speak of the three persons in God, we profess that God’s very being is communal in ways we can never fully comprehend.  —Mary M. McGlone On this feast of the Holy Trinity I continue Gabe Huck’s explanations on the parts of mass.  This week he explains the Gathering Rite. What happens […]

Week of May 15, 2016

As the body is one though it has many parts, and all the parts of the body though many, are one body, so also Christ.  For in one Spirit we were all baptized into one body, whether Jews or Greeks, slaves or free persons, and we were all given to drink of one Spirit. (1 […]

Week of May 8, 2016

Recently someone sent me sayings written by Andy Rooney, “a man who had the gift of saying so much with so few words.”  Below are some of the sayings that were included in the email. I’ve learned …. That just one person saying to me, ‘You’ve made my day!’ makes my day. I’ve learned …. […]