Ecce quam bonum et quam iucundum . . .

Father Jeff Keyes, C.PP.S. tells about his recent visit to Santa Croce in Gerusalemme. The highlight of the day was a concelebrated Votive Mass of...

At the End of These My Twisting Paths

Didyme wrote this prayer. I took the liberty of translating it from the French. It is every sinner’s psalm. The last two lines are extraordinary....

Sackcloth and Gladness

Wednesday of the First Week of Lent Jonah 3: 1-10 Psalm 50: 3-4, 12-13, 18-19 (R. 19b) Luke 11:29-32 Nineveh Nineveh is in the news....

Saint Gabriel of the Addolorata

Saint Gabriel of the Addolorata died on February 27, 1862 at twenty-four years of age. Pope Benedict XV canonized him on May 13, 1920. A...

Draw Me to Thy Open Side

In response to the Holy Father’s invitation to contemplate the wounded Side of Christ, I offer my own translation of a prayer “Alla Piaga Del...