I have a prayer request for all five of our regular readers. John has an accounting exam tomorrow. Pray for him!
A number of teens received the Sacrament of Confirmation at my church last night. I sang in the choir along with my brother John and his beautiful wife Teresa. It is extremely edifying to participate in a Mass when there are Baptisms and Confirmations. I recall my own Confirmation and I can’t say then I knew exactly what it meant. I certainly didn’t feel any holier after than I did before. My religious education growing up was abysmal, but that is a topic for future blogging. The Holy
The Passion of Our Lord is what ransomed our redemption, not His resurrection.
St. Francis of Assisi said the empty cross is not the Cross of our Lord. He called it “the cross of the bad thief.”