Category Archives: Liturgical

The Annunciation In Three Movements

The angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the house of David, and the virgin’s name was Mary. And coming to her, he said, … Continue reading

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Good Friday: The Encounter With Love

“For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16 ” . . . God did not reveal his love in a classroom but … Continue reading

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Immaculate Conception Novena: November 29 — December 7

O most pure Virgin Mary conceived without sin, from the very first instant, you were entirely immaculate. O glorious Mary full of grace, you are the mother of my God – the Queen of Angels and of men. I humbly … Continue reading

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