Where Do I Stand This Holy Thursday?

It is Holy Thursday, the night we celebrate the Chrism Mass. Tonight, churches around the entire globe will wait in prayerful vigil, with lights dimmed, all images covered with the congregation in respectful, somber silence. The Church is remembering the end of Jesus’s public life as a teacher and healer and walking with Him as…… Continue reading Where Do I Stand This Holy Thursday?

The Nativity Scene is Startling

The manger scene is a startling image of the vulnerability of God who became an infant. This season we contemplate the nativity scene and the image of Mary holding the King of Kings and the Lord of Lords in her arms as a tiny, vulnerable infant. We should be shocked at the extent of His…… Continue reading The Nativity Scene is Startling