We get so caught up in our world that we often fail to appreciate the promise of Jesus for life with Him forever.
How can we say we love Jesus if we never spend time with Him?
You will find life by loving passionately, compassionately and yet, with a gentle grasp on life.
Just as life is bursting forth on the earth after the blanket of winter has lifted, so life will burst forth after this veil of tears has been pierced by death.
To experience the joy of the empty tomb we need to suffer the agony of Good Friday.
It is a love story and that should guide us throughout these holy days.
Lent ... weaves its way through several passages but arrives at the foot of the cross and at a tomb where a stone has been rolled away.
Another snowfall prompts Msgr. McNamara's reflection on having faith in what we cannot yet see.
This is a challenge to every priest to live an extraordinary life of simplicity, humility, and holiness.
Photo of Pope being assisted down steps "an image of a Church as envisioned by Jesus in the Gospels."
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