Blessed Encounters

I had two encounters today that made me very happy. The first took place after Mass. I was in the sacristy removing my vestments when...

The Rosary: An Initiation into Silence

Saint Isaac Jogues was known for his long hours of quiet prayer while journeying and for the recitation of the Rosary with his companions. The...

Saint Luke: A Gospel of Icons

OCTOBER 18 SAINT LUKE, EVANGELIST 2 Timothy 4: 10-17a Psalm 144: 10-11, 12-13ab, 17-18 (R: cf. 12) Luke 10:1-9 The Evangelist Saint Luke comes to...

The Rosary: A Lukan Prayer

I have always thought of the Rosary as a particularly Lukan prayer. So many of the mysteries are drawn from Saint Luke’s Gospel. It is...