Pope Francis has called for today to be a day of fasting and prayer offered up for the people in Syria. I have a family wedding to attend today so my sacrifices will be of a different nature but there will be some made. Peggy Noonan wrote an excellent article about the situation in Syria, the Pope's […]
Mother of Sorrows, pray for us.
The Crucified Christ by Rubens "Eli Eli Lama sabachthani"
Tomorrow Lent begins and I spent the weekend getting us ready for some activities to make it more meaningful for my children. Right now they are feasting on Mardi Gras pancakes… The purple one isn't so vibrant. They like it anyway. Our Allelulia is ready to be buried tonight. I'll pop in later to show […]
Happy feast day to you! I have a great fondness for St. Francis. He has been a wonderful intessory saint for my family and our relationship with The Franciscan Friars and Sisters of the Renewal has been an enormous blessing. Did I ever mention to you all that Ryan's picture hangs in each of their convents? My […]