Archives for March 2011

ST. JOSEPH, HUSBAND OF MARY

Today, March 19, is the feastday of St. Joseph, husband of Mary and adoptive father of Jesus.  But what do we know about this gentle man who was entrusted with the care of the Son of God?Not much.  We know a little about him from the Gospel of Matthew and that of Luke. He was just, yet compassionate.  When, during the period of his betrothal to Mary, he discovered her to be pregnant, he did not want her to face humiliation and even stoning; so he determined to quietly divorce her.He was poo … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

AN IRISH BLESSING

May you have good friends aplenty, And may they be as faithful and reliable As the morning’s sunrise each day.   May you have warm words on a cold evening, A full moon on a dark night  And a road downhill all the way to your door.   May every hair on your head turn into a candle To light your way to heaven; And may God and His Holy Mother Take the harm of years away from you.   And may you have no frost on your spuds, No worms on your cabbage, May your goat have plenty of milk, And if you should … [Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

AT THE PEARLY GATES

[Read more...]

Like Patheos Catholic on Facebook!

Patheos Catholic LogoCLICK HERE TO "LIKE" PATHEOS CATHOLIC ON FACEBOOK