February, 2015

The Lord’s Prayer

The Lord's Prayer

The first reading for mass today is very gentle and peaceful,  “Just as from the heavens the rain and snow come down and do not return there till they have watered the earth, making it fertile and fruitful, giving seed […]

What Lent is Really All About

What Lent is Really All About

“In it he also went to preach to the spirits in prison, who had once been disobedient.”  These words are hidden right in the middle of the readings for Mass today, in the second reading.  It would be easy to […]

Lent – A Cure for the Soul

Lent – A Cure for the Soul

This time of year wears on you. Well, I guess for those of us in the middle to upper latitudes of the northern hemisphere anyway. We’ve been slogging our way through sub-zero temperatures, the latest Polar Vortex, or whatever the […]