December 5, 2014

Mass at the Altar of Blessed John Henry Newman

Dear friends, Introduction September 19, 2010, was a day of joy for Catholics in England and around the world, for it was the day Pope Benedict XVI beatified the convert, theologian, man of letters, priest, and cardinal, John Henry Newman. It is a privilege for me to return today to this holy place to celebrate...
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We need more “wise men” to seek the Lord

Often, when we think of the story of Christ’s birth, we mash up the Lucan narrative with Matthew’s version.
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Advent ritual – Week two

The following Advent wreath prayer is intended to help busy households make Advent a prayerful time.
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Sacred and human: New Washington art exhibit shows both sides of Mary

A new exhibition of Western European artwork portrays Mary during the 14-17th centuries.
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