Archive for February, 2012

Rite of Election – A glimpse of the hope of the Resurrection during Lent

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

Tweet Share1 Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleIt’s a truly inspiring sight. To stand in the sanctuary of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, a church that comfortably holds some 3,000 people, and watch hundreds and hundreds come forward on the First Sunday of Lent for the Rite of […] [Read more]

Saint Peter in Chains

Monday, February 27th, 2012

Tweet Share Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleAccording to an ancient tradition in Rome, the faithful gather at a different church each day during Lent.  The designated church for the day is called the “station” church.  Some writers note that the designation comes from the Latin, referring to the people gathering or standing […] [Read more]


Sunday, February 26th, 2012

Tweet Share Pin2 +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum StumbleWelcome to my blog! While I have enjoyed for many years writing articles and even doing a weekly television program, this is my first venture into the world of blogs. What I would like to do in this blog is to talk about our Catholic faith, […] [Read more]