Posts Tagged ‘Church’

The Church as Foundation of the New Evangelization

Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Today the Church of Washington is celebrating the annual White Mass, which takes its name from the white garments of our baptism, which in turn represent our new life as adopted children of God.  This liturgy hosted by our archdiocesan Department of Special Needs Ministries is a beautiful expression of the Church’s culture of inclusion […] [Read more]

Reflections on the Creed: “I believe in the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church.”

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

The Father so loved us that he sent his Son to redeem us.  Jesus so loved us that he died and rose again for our salvation.  To continue the work of redemption he selected Apostles upon whom he would build his Church, his new Body, which would have as its responsibility the task of carrying […] [Read more]

Each of Our Catholic Churches Tells a Love Story

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

This is a special moment in the life of the Catholic Church, as we carry out the work of the New Evangelization by deepening and sharing our Catholic faith, and as we celebrate a Year of Faith coinciding with the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Second Vatican Council. Our Archdiocese of Washington, meanwhile, […] [Read more]