Posts Tagged ‘christian’

Remembering Who We Are As Catholics and Americans

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

Tweet Share Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Today, Catholics from all backgrounds and all walks of life gathered at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C., for the closing Mass of the Fortnight for Freedom. I had the privilege of celebrating that Mass, and Philadelphia Archbishop […] [Read more]

Peter and Paul

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Tweet Share Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble Today, the Church celebrates the Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul.  In an address in 2005, Pope Benedict XVI preached that the “Feast of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul is… a memorial of the great witnesses of Jesus Christ and a solemn confession for […] [Read more]

Fortnight for Freedom

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

Tweet Share Pin +1 Email Reddit Share Share Yum Stumble If you have not already visited our new website, sacredproperty.org, I invite you to take a look at it today. My hope is that it will be a sort of homepage for you in accepting my invitation to join me and all of our American […] [Read more]

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]