Tag: Mary Magdalene

The women who stayed

The women who stayed

| Laura Kelly Fanucci | April 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

The women were the ones who stayed. I regret to say that I missed this for most of my life.

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Pope elevates memorial of St. Mary Magdalene to feast day

Pope elevates memorial of St. Mary Magdalene to feast day

| Junno Arocho Esteves | June 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Drawing a comparison between Eve, who “spread death where there was life,” and St. Mary Magdalene, who “proclaimed life from the tomb, a place of death,” the Archbishop Arthur Roche said her feast day is a lesson for all Christians to trust in Christ who is “alive and risen.”

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Explaining Eucharist to child; defending Mary Magdalene

Explaining Eucharist to child; defending Mary Magdalene

| Father Kenneth Doyle | November 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Q. At Mass recently, after listening intently to the words of consecration, our 4-year-old granddaughter whispered to my wife, “Is wine really blood?” How would you answer her question? Also, would your answer be different for a 7-year-old, a teenager or an adult taking RCIA classes?

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