Twenty Easter Things that Caught My Eye Today (2015)


1. Resurrected Christ Appears to the Virgin Mary, Miraflores Altarpiece (detail), R. van der Weyden, @smbmuseum, Berlin. — Maria VickroyPeralta (@MVickroyPeralta) April 5, 2015 2. Maybe give the glorious Exsultet a read every day of the Easter season. To keep the flame burning. 3. We are the Easter people and hallelujah is our song." [Read More...]

Why Alleluia?


From Christ in His Mysteries by Blessed Columba Marmion: If every year, during Lent and Holy Week, we are faithful in sharing the sufferings of Christ, every year also the celebration of the mystery of Easter, by making us contemplate the victory of Jesus victorious over death, makes us partake more fruitfully and more abundantly [Read More...]

20 Good Friday Things that Caught My Eye Today (April 3, 2015)


1. Dominican Saints contemplating the Cross, from the sacristy of Sta Maria sopra Minerva — Fr Lawrence Lew OP (@LawrenceOP) April 3, 2015 2. The Tenebrae hearse seen from the Altar on Good Friday — Fr Lawrence Lew OP (@LawrenceOP) April 3, 2015 3. Three things from Thomas Aquinas to think about today. [Read More...]

Three Good Friday Things from St. Thomas Aquinas


Thank Magnificat magazine for this. (And consider subscribing for rich meditations everyday. Make every week holy week.) We are advised to think diligently, that is, to think upon him over and over again. In all your ways, says Holy Scripture, think upon him (Prv 3:6). The reason for which is that no matter what anxiety [Read More...]

14 Things that Caught My Eye about #HolyThursday Today (2015)


1. I can’t believe it is Holy Thursday 2015 already. Lent is over. The Holy Triduum is here. God bless you. Do sign offline if you can today or and tomorrow. Encounter the Savior who died for us sinners. 2. What kind of life will you live? #HolyThursday #Triduum #generosity — Dynamic Catholic (@DynamicCatholic) [Read More...]

15 Palm Sunday Things that Caught My Eye today (2015)


1. Pope Francis this morning at Palm Sunday Mass: This is God’s way, the way of humility. It is the way of Jesus; there is no other. And there can be no humility without humiliation. 2. 8th Station – Jesus meets the Women of Jerusalem: from St Dominic's Chapel, Providence College — Fr Lawrence [Read More...]

Tweet a Station of the Cross During the #DivineMercy Hour (3 P.M. EST) Today


Today is the last Friday before Good Friday. At three P.M. next week I certainly hope Christians have the opportunity to turn electronics off and go offline, entering into the kind of deep in prayer appropriate to recalling the day Christ died for us. Today, though, as we’re out and about — maybe during lunch [Read More...]

Ten Catholic Things the Caught My Eye Today (March 26, 2015)


1. Pope Francis today: The joy of faith, the joy of the Gospel is the touchstone of the faith of a person. Without joy that person is not a true believer. Let’s go home, but before that, we celebrate here with these words of Jesus: “Abraham your father rejoiced to see my day; he saw [Read More...]