Posts Tagged ‘Mass of the Holy Spirit’

Teachers with Soul

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Today, I have the great privilege of marking the opening of the academic year by celebrating the Mass of the Holy Spirit with teachers and administrators of our Catholic schools. This joyous celebration is an opportunity to invoke the blessings of the Spirit and also for me to express my gratitude for the thousands of […] [Read more]

“Why a silence?”

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

I delivered the following remarks today at the Mass of the Holy Spirit at the Catholic University of America: Before we conclude this wonderful, beautiful and inspiring celebration of the beginning of this academic year, I want to share just one very, very serious thought with you. This is a time that’s so very different from […] [Read more]