The Meaning of Christ’s Genealogy

Today I celebrated Mass twice, so it was my privilege to read Matthew’s genealogy of Jesus twice. Fr Ray points out this video which explains the fascinating detail of the genealogies of Jesus, and how they prove Jesus to be Son of David, Son of Adam, Son of Abraham and Son of God. Take time [Read More...]

O Sapientia

From the 17th of December until Christmas Eve, the Church’s observance of Advent enters into an intense period of prayerful expectation for the coming of the Lord. This is reflected in the Church’s Great O Antiphons which are appointed to be recited at the Magnificat during Evensong/Vespers. And so today, O Sapientia : O SAPIENTIA, [Read More...]

Pro Life Video

A girls in Indiana goes into a Planned Parenthood Abortion Mill posing as a thirteen year old. She tells the counselors her boyfriend is 31. The counselor doesn’t want to know. The problem is, it is against the law in Indiana for a man to have sexual relations with a thirteen year old and PP [Read More...]

Keep the Mass in Christmas

I was going to post on the prevalence of “Keep Christ in Christmas” bumper stickers and signs at this time of year and suggest that the reason Christ is being taken out of Christmas is that Mass has already been taken out of Christmas. However, Mark Shea links to this article by an atheist that [Read More...]

Poem for Advent

The Second Coming W.B.Yeats Turning and turning in the widening gyreThe falcon cannot hear the falconer;Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhereThe ceremony of innocence is drowned;The best lack all conviction, while the worstAre full of passionate intensity. Surely some revelation is at [Read More...]

Caption Competition

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