Posts Tagged ‘Christian Witness’

Throwback Thursday: We Are Sent – The Ascension of the Lord

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

The Ascension of Jesus to heavenly glory forty days after his Resurrection marks the final act of his earthly ministry and the necessary prelude to the birth of the Church.  This is not an ending, but a new beginning.  Jesus ascended in his visible body to make way for his Mystical Body, the Church, which […] [Read more]

The Christian Witness of Father Damien

Friday, May 10th, 2013

This is the time of year when people begin to look forward to their summer vacations.  During tourist season here in Washington, DC, the National Mall becomes a sea of humanity.  Those who visit the U.S. Capitol will find the statues of many important people in our nation’s history, among them Saint Damien de Veuster, […] [Read more]