Starving in a land of plenty

My husband normally serves at the masses in our parish and now, because of the shutdowns, makes his appearance in the YouTube stream of two masses each weekend. This past weekend, he began his vacation time off and sat down with me to “attend” the mass. At the beginning of this time of isolation andContinue reading “Starving in a land of plenty”

St. Reneé Goupil

The cross is the entryway for our salvation. The sign of the cross is the entry-way into the Christian faith -in baptism it is the first sign we use-  a cross traced on the child’s  forehead by the priest, parents and godparents. St. Reneé Goupil, in making the sign of the cross, over a sickContinue reading “St. Reneé Goupil”

Trust

When Eve listened to the serpent in the garden and gave in to the temptation to go against the wishes of the Father, she broke the relationship of perfect trust and immediately knew that things would never be the same. There is a documentary from Spain called La tierra de Maria (Mary’s Land) which, at the beginning,Continue reading “Trust”