“Christ was there! And I missed him!”

Doorman

Just because I prefer, on Sundays, to attend the Mass of the Very Old Men doesn't mean I often make it. It's a very early mass and despite my love of the silence, and the prayerful examples of the regular attendees, abandoning my warm bed for it -- particularly this winter -- has not been a priority. Having turned the clocks ahead last night, the chances of my making early mass today were even more reduced, but a restless husband -- oddly kicking the bedcovers and stealing the pillows -- more … [Read more...]

Girls and Guillotines: Glorifying God

CarmelCompiegne

If you're not subscribing to The Catholic Answer Magazine (which you should because it's a little six-times-a-year gem of Catholic information on scripture, doctrine and tradition, but I won't scold!) I hope you're at least liking the OSV Twitter account so you can click on to some of its goodness! The July/August edition is particularly rich, as it examines Eucharistic Adoration, Concupiscence, the Eastern Churches and the Carmelite Martyrs of Compi├Ęgne. Much of that is behind the paywall … [Read more...]


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