Archive for June, 2017

The Upper Room at Pentecost and in Our Personal Lives

Sunday, June 4th, 2017

The liturgy at Pentecost vividly takes us again into the Upper Room in Jerusalem. It was there that Jesus celebrated the Last Supper with the Apostles, and where the Lord instituted the sacraments of the Eucharist and Holy Orders. The first reading at Mass for this solemnity tells how suddenly the Holy Spirit filled the […] [Read more]

Finding the Strength to Overcome Adversity and Live Well in Christ

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

It is not uncommon for people to have the wisdom to know what is the right thing to do, and genuinely to want to be virtuous in order to lead a good and truly happy life, and yet they lack the will power to actually do the right and just thing, including fully living our […] [Read more]