Category: Sacred Paschal Triduum 2008

The Birthday of the Chalice

Maundy Thursday We entered singing: “For us, no boasting” (Gal 6:14). No boasting, that is, of anything that is ours. For who am I and...

Verbum Crucis

Struck by the expression on the faces of Christ and of the Angel holding the chalice to His pierced side, I took this photograph of...

Sacred Triduum in Buffalo

Father Jacob Restrick, O.P., Mother Mary Gemma, O.P., and the community of the Monastery of Our Lady of the Rosary in Buffalo, New York were...

Christ is risen!

Christ is risen! Christ is risen! Christ is risen! More majestic than the crashing thunder that echoed in the night! Christ is risen! In a...

Timely Mercies

Arrival Paul Z. and I arrived in snowy Buffalo last night after a nine hour trip. Father Jacob was at the airport to welcome us....