Category: Passiontide 2015

Ave — Consummatum est

Good Friday falls this year on the feast of the The Annunciation of the Lord  to the Blessed Virgin Mary. The two mysteries intersect: the...

Mother Mectilde de Bar

Today, Quasimodo Sunday, is the liturgical anniversary of the death, or transitus, in 1698 of the great 17th century French Benedictine who, through her writings...

Vexilla Regis

The hymn Vexilla Regis was composed in 569 A.D. by Saint Venantius Fortunatus on the occasion of the solemn reception of a Relic of the...

Fulget Crucis Mysterium

This lovely medieval image depicts Our Lady Saint Mary, Saint John the Beloved Disciple, and the Wounded Side of Christ. Together, Our Lady and Saint...