Posts Tagged ‘Trinity Dome’

The Trinity Dome: The Crowning Jewel of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception

Friday, December 8th, 2017

The dedication today of the Trinity Dome mosaic, the crowning jewel of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, marks the completion of a pilgrimage that began nearly a century ago, with the laying of the shrine’s foundation stone in 1920. The final touches on this sanctuary of prayer are thanks to […] [Read more]

One Family in the Communion of Saints

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Halloween is traditionally a day in our country for children and others who are young at heart to dress up in costumes and have a bit of frivolous fun.  Of course, in the Church, the day points to something far greater: The origin of the word “Halloween” is from the old English “All Hallows Eve,” […] [Read more]

Evangelization and Supporting the Trinity Dome

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Evangelization is the mission of the Church and there are an infinite number of ways that we carry out this work, as demonstrated in the coming weeks.  For example, in the life of the Church, May is the month of Mary.  Recent popes have spoken of the Blessed Virgin as the “Star of Evangelization” because […] [Read more]