Category Archives: Seasonal

Praying for the Holy Souls, Praying for Despairing Souls

Tonight I watched EWTN Live on Ash Wednesday as Fr. Mitch Pacwa interviewed Susan Tassone, author of many books about the Holy Souls in Purgatory. Her latest book, The Saint Faustina Prayer Book for the Holy Souls, is due to … Continue reading

Posted in Divine Mercy in My Soul, Lent, Saint Faustina Prayer Book for the Holy Souls, Seasonal, Spiritual Reading | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Jewish Roots of the Eucharist, a video by Dr. Brant Pitre

Taking a break from collecting some thoughts for writing, watching this wonderful talk by Dr. Brant Pitre: Jesus & the Jewish Roots of the Eucharist. This is a good video to watch during Lent, preparing for Passover. Will also be watching … Continue reading

Posted in Bible study, Catholicism in the Bible, Eucharist, Lent, Seasonal, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Into the desert, Lent begins

I used to think of a desert as a flat sandy place with some dunes thrown in because when I thought desert, I thought Sahara. But I know now that a desert is not flat but uneven, always changing, hard … Continue reading

Posted in Discipleship, Lent, Seasonal | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Merry Christmas! God bless you, whoever and wherever you are!

Merry Christmas to all of you out there from all of us in here. Us, meaning The Pack™, the dogs and me; and in here, meaning here at the house where we are all snug in our beds with visions … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Holiday, Seasonal | Tagged | Leave a comment

Now that I am recovering from the plague

Now that I’m recovering from the plague (ugh!) I hope do some writing. Oh, I’ve been posting to Twitter but that’s about it. (Funny how much time one can waste–er, I mean, how time can fly when arguing–er, discussing things … Continue reading

Posted in Liturgy, Liturgical Prayer, Prayer, Seasonal | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment