Sunday, March 22, 2015
My soul is waiting for the Lord
As you may know, the De Profundis -- Psalm 130, or Psalm 129, depending on who's counting -- is traditionally prayed on behalf of the souls in purgatory. It is also the Responsorial Psalm for the Year A Scrutinies on the Fifth Sunday of Lent.
Thursday, March 12, 2015
Friday, February 27, 2015
An unlosable proposition
I'm having a raggedy Lent so far this year, which on the upside means I'm not at risk of vainglory in how well I'm keeping Lent.
Saturday, February 21, 2015
Quotations from St. Teresa of Avila's The Way of Perfection
A timeless question:
Monday, February 02, 2015
When is a fact untrue?
In his homily on Sunday's Gospel, the transitional deacon preached about the deceptions of demons. They're so slippery they can't even keep their pronouns straight.
Sunday, February 01, 2015
The teacher appears
We're going through the parts of the Mass in RCIA class now. Participation in the work of God, dual character as sacrifice and meal, proper disposition for fruitful reception of a sacrament, foreshadowing in the Old Testament, looking forward to the Eternal Wedding Banquet, all that sort of thing. Labels: RCIA
Friday, January 16, 2015
Not exactly subito, but Santo! Hot dog! Bl. Junipero will (Deo volente) become St. Junipero.