In my young adult years, it was such a joy to attend Mass with a group of friends who all participated in the same Bible study.
On this weekend we celebrate the feast of Pentecost, which marks the last weekend in Easter.
The Lord tells us this Sunday that he is love, and that we are to remain in his love.
The Book of Ecclesiastes is part of the Wisdom Literature of the Old Testament, and it contains a sensible, somewhat obscure, short passage on companionship and cooperation between fellow workers.
I once heard the Paschal Mystery described succinctly as “dying equals rising.”
When I was a teenager, I attended a workshop on prayer.
Sunday Mass is the focal point of every weekend.
Imagine you are the beloved disciple walking next to Jesus as he rides into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday.
Danielle Schwartzman was among more than 350 people who took part in the Rite of Election at the Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis, Feb. 26. She has been participating in the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults with a group at the Basilica, led by Paula Kaempffer.
The readings for Mass the weekend of March 18 tell of Jesus’ great love for you. It’s that simple. I could almost end this column here.
How is it, today, that the psalmist can say to us, “I believed even when I said I am sorely afflicted” (Psalm 116:10)?