Posts Tagged ‘Marriage Jubilarian Mass’

Throwback Thursday: Making Earthly Life More Heavenly: Marriage Jubilarians

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

This Sunday, it will once again be my privilege to celebrate a special Mass for married couples marking a significant jubilee anniversary.  It is a day of profound love and thanks for 25, 50, 60 or even 75 years of married life together. The lives of these couples who have lived many years together are […] [Read more]

Jubilee Couples Show the Joy of Love

Friday, June 23rd, 2017

For every priest, witnessing and blessing the marriage of a couple in the name of the Church is a special joy. Their standing before the altar signifies that Christ is present with them that day. Just as Jesus performed his first miracle at the wedding feast of Cana, he continues to be with couples every […] [Read more]

The Missionary Work of Married Couples

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

In Pope Francis’ recent exhortation, The Joy of the Gospel, he reminds us that every Christian “is challenged, here and now, to be actively engaged in evangelization: indeed, anyone who has truly experienced God’s saving love does not need much time or lengthy training to go out and proclaim that love” (Evangelii Gaudium, 120).  Our […] [Read more]