Sacred Spaces

Some weeks ago we began providing explanations, definitions, and clarifications regarding the various spaces and elements of our church. We last explained the Ambo, the Celebrants Chair, Images and Statues, Relics, and the Baptismal Font. We will wrap up today with explanations of the Altar Rails, Easter Candle, Sacristy, Stations of the Cross, the Ambry…


The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

This weekend we celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ. Jesus begins our Gospel telling the gathered crowd: ”I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give is my flesh for the life of the…


Spiritus Sanctus

Our Easter Season concluded last Sunday with the arrival of the Holy Spirit on the Feast of Pentecost. The homily focused on the Holy Spirit’s arrival being the fulfillment of the promise Jesus made (prior to His Ascension to the Father in heaven) that he would send us an Advocate to provide us protection, guidance…