Epiphany: Faith v. Power

We can learn a lot from the faith of the Magi.  How often do we, who have the full revelation of Jesus Christ and his Gospel, instead seek our own worldly agenda, following the example of miserable King Herod?

10th Day of Christmas: The Christ Child and St. Genevieve

Merry Christmas!  Today is the 10th Day of Christmas, as we continue to celebrate the birth of our Lord and Creator as a little human child. It is helpful when we think about the meaning of  the Nativity to remember that our ancestors generally did not fully share our sentimentality towards children.  

7th Day of Christmas: What Exactly is The Christmas Season?

There are some people who don’t see the point of all this complexity: why not just celebrate Christmas and be done with it?  But the Liturgical Calendar is not just about commemorating past events: it’s about experiencing the events of Salvation History in our own lives.