First Sunday of Advent

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!!! Although this joyful greeting may seem out of place, this weekend begins a new Liturgical Year. As the secular world celebrated Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Church celebrated the great Solemnity of Christ the King as we wrapped up the Liturgical Year. Now we prepare for Advent. Like Lent, Advent is a penitential season. As read on

7th Sunday of Ordinary Time

7th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Our Gospel from St. Mark opens with our Lord returning to Capernaum to get some much needed rest; He was “at home”. Yet, Jesus would never be alone again. Word has spread about His curing the leper (last Sunday’s Gospel) and the crowds gather around the house where Jesus is staying. And then; we witness read on