Honoring Mary Most Holy During May

May traditionally has been the month we honor the Blessed Virgin Mary. Mother’s Day is always the second Sunday in May. May 13th is the feast of Our Lady of Fatima, and this year marks the 106th anniversary of the first apparition in 1917. May 31st is also the feast of the Visitation, and parishes … Continue reading Honoring Mary Most Holy During May

Our Spiritual Mother, Mary Most Holy

As the last page of the calendar flips from 2022 to 2023, and not yet knowing what the new year will bring, it is fitting we entrust our lives to our spiritual Mother, the Blessed Virgin Mary. Every time we pray the “Hail Mary” we invoke her care, “pray for us now, and at the … Continue reading Our Spiritual Mother, Mary Most Holy

The Hope a Newborn Baby Brings

There is something so extraordinary about the birth of a new born baby. Any mother knows the flood of love that engulfs her entire being when she first holds her baby, gazing tenderly down upon the helpless bundle before her.  She has a love so pure and complete it has no conditions, no limitations, and … Continue reading The Hope a Newborn Baby Brings

The Second Annunciation

St. Joseph betrothed to the Blessed Mother Mary and the  foster father of Jesus is the focus on the last Sunday of Advent. We are told the birth of Jesus came about in a way which seemed to be scandalous. Before they lived to together as husband and wife, Mary was already pregnant.The moral expectation … Continue reading The Second Annunciation