12 December, Our Lady of Guadalupe

In this 17th century Mexican painting, the Virgin of Guadalupe intercedes for the soul depicted under the form of little child. Saved by the intercession...

Ab initio, et ante saecula creata sum

At the beginning of time, before the world was, I was created, and to all eternity I shall not cease to be (Ecclus 24:14). How...

Our Lady in Advent

The presence of the Blessed Virgin Mary in the liturgy of Advent is like the fragrance of roses in December. Mary is everywhere, drawing us...

In domum Domini ibimus

On this Second Sunday of Advent, the liturgy focuses on Jerusalem, the mystery represented by the ancient Roman stational church. Stational churches are those churches...