In the Name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit It has been said that this Sunday is the saddest of the entire church year. Christ has ascended into heaven, but the Holy Spirit is not yet here. The disciples thought otherwise as Saint Luke writes they worshiped […]
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In the Name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit “Do you know how it feels to be lonesome/ When there’s just no one left that really cares? Did you ever try to smile at some people/ And all they ever seem to do is stare? And you […]
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My apologies for getting this up too late for this year. EXAUDI, THE SUNDAY AFTER THE ASCENSION This Sunday in the Octave of the Feast of the Ascension is a transition to the Feast of Pentecost, to be observed in eight days. Exaudi marks a unique period in the life of the disciples. The moment […]
Revised from 2006. In the Name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit When Jesus ascends into heaven, the disciples were full of joy. It is not the reaction we expect. Jesus is gone. He won’t appear among His children the way He appeared those thirty-some years that we read about […]