Athanasian Creed

This past Sunday was Trinity Sunday, the Sunday following Pentecost and is the last Sunday, from Easter to Pentecost, before we enter the propers, which constitute ordinary time in the Christian calendar. Trinity Sunday is an important day for Christians because we focus on the Triune nature of God: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. In … [Read more…]

Alleluia! Christ Is Risen!

This season is the most holy of all the seasons in the Church year.It begins with Palm Sunday and concludes with what is known as the Sacred Triduum or Easter Triduum. Churches around the world will be filled with people this week as the days of Holy Week and Easter are observed. Some call Holy … [Read more…]

St. Patrick’s Day

Today is St. Patrick’s day, a day when everyone likes to dress in green and celebrate their ‘Irishness.’ It doesn’t matter whether you have even a hint of Irish in you, you can be Irish for a day. And it is more than green beer and potatoes. (The joke is that the Irish celebrate a … [Read more…]

A Lenten Journey

Today, Ash Wednesday, begins the season of Lent in the Christian calendar. It is a penitential season leading up to Passion week and Easter day. For many it is a time to consecrate a fast, to make us aware of our own mortality and hungering for a closer connection with God. It is a season … [Read more…]