A Requiem Mass

Ellen M. Donovan, the sister of Sister Mary Xavier of the Monastery of the Glorious Cross, died on September 7th. Today I offered Holy Mass...

The Lord of Glory

Twenty–Third Sunday of the Year B Isaiah 35:4-7a Psalm 145:6c-7, 8-9a, 9bc-10 James 2:1-5 Mark 7:31-37 This morning a single phrase from the Epistle of...

Mass of the Twenty–Third Sunday of the Year B

Illumina faciem tuam super sanctuarium tuum: et propitius intende populum istum, super quem invocatum est nomen tuum, Deus. Let your Face shine upon your sanctuary,...

The Cost of Spiritual Fatherhood

Twenty Second Saturday of the Year II Memorial of Saint Peter Claver 1 Corinthians 4:6b-15 Psalm 144:17-18, 19-20, 21 (R. 18a) Luke 6:1-5 Your Father...

Mass of Saint Peter Claver, Priest

COLLECT O God, who made blessed Peter the slave of slaves, strengthening him with marvelous charity and patience, at his intercession, grant that all of...