Mary is Perfected in Christ

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On August 15th of each liturgical year, the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. In the United States, the Assumption is a Holy Day of Obligation unless it  falls on a Saturday or Monday, in which case the precept to attend Mass is abrogated: “Whenever January 1, the solemnity of Mary, Mother… Continue reading Mary is Perfected in Christ

Encountering the Word — Revelation 21:6-7

“And he said to me, ‘It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. To the thirsty I will give water without price from the fountain of the water of life. He who conquers shall have this heritage, and I will be his God and he shall be my son.’”… Continue reading Encountering the Word — Revelation 21:6-7

Daily Reflection — Neither Hot or Cold

A Daily Reflection on the Scripture Readings at Mass… “I know your works: you are neither cold nor hot. Would that you were cold or hot! So, because you are lukewarm, and neither cold nor hot, I will spew you out of my mouth.” (Revelation 3:15-16) It is human nature to take the foot off… Continue reading Daily Reflection — Neither Hot or Cold

Encountering the Word — Revelation 3:20-22

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“Behold, I stand at the door and knock; if any one hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me. He who conquers, I will grant him to sit with me on my throne, as I myself conquered and sat down with my… Continue reading Encountering the Word — Revelation 3:20-22

Daily Reflection — Do Not Abandon Love

A Daily Reflection on the Scripture Readings at Mass… “‘I know your works, your toil and your patient endurance, and how you cannot bear evil men but have tested those who call themselves apostles but are not, and found them to be false; I know you are enduring patiently and bearing up for my name’s… Continue reading Daily Reflection — Do Not Abandon Love

Encountering the Word — Revelation 11:19

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“Then God’s temple in heaven was opened, and the ark of his covenant was seen within his temple; and there were flashes of lightning, loud noises, peals of thunder, an earthquake, and heavy hail.” (Revelation 11:19) Please share on social media. Print this entry

Encountering the Word — Revelation 21:5-6

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A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture And he who sat upon the throne said, “Behold, I make all things new.” Also he said, “Write this, for these words are trustworthy and true.” And he said to me, “It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the beginning and the end. To the thirsty… Continue reading Encountering the Word — Revelation 21:5-6

Encountering the Word — Revelation 11:19-12:1

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A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “Then God’s temple in heaven was opened, and the ark of his covenant was seen within his temple; and there were flashes of lightning, loud noises, peals of thunder, an earthquake, and heavy hail. And a great portent appeared in heaven, a woman clothed with the sun, with the… Continue reading Encountering the Word — Revelation 11:19-12:1