Compline invites us to pray for protection in three kinds of sleep: the natural sleep of night, the sleep of the soul in sinfulness, and the sleep of death at life’s end.
When you find yourself succumbing to routine in your ministry of Communion, then it is time to refocus on the significance of the actions you are performing.
I am so grateful that the love you share as a religious education teacher for Jesus Christ helps our children to share that love through your teaching, liturgies and prayer services.
Prayerful recollection by the celebrant and other liturgical ministers is never out of date or out of place.
Summer is a busy time of comings and goings, which may be why I didn’t receive a question for this column. So in the spirit of summer travel and activities I offer you some timely prayers.
The blood of Jesus Christ brings us life more powerfully and completely than any other sacrifice ever could.
Easter is the love of Christ proclaimed in capital letters on a billboard as wide as this world, in sky-writing across the universe, so that no one might miss it.
St. Patrick learned to trust God completely as he gave generously to others the spiritual gifts that Christ gave him which makes him a good Lenten saint for us to imitate and celebrate on his feast day, March 17.
As Catholics, in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., we can join others in generous acts of volunteer service on what has become known as the national Martin Luther King Day of Service.
As we begin the season of Advent, we should think about the ways in which we can welcome Jesus Christ into our heart.