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Catechism, Liturgy

“Holy Family” in the Catechism

{ No Comment \ Tags: , , , \ Dec26 }
“Holy Family” in the Catechism
In preparation for the feast of the Holy Family, I did a search in the Catechism for the words "holy NEAR family". I received fourteen hits through the Catechism search engine of the St. Charles Borromeo website. Below ...
Liturgy, Mariology, Theology

Victory Over Sin and the Immaculata

{ 1 Comment \ Tags: , , \ Dec6 }
Victory Over Sin and the Immaculata
Hail, full of grace". With these words, the Archangel Gabriel greeted Mary, conferring upon her a new name. She is "Full of grace" because totally filled up by God's grace. Mary herself,in the Magnificat acknowledges God's gift ...
Catechism, Liturgy

Jesus and the Good Thief in the Catechism

{ 1 Comment \ Tags: , \ Nov20 }
The Gospel reading for the feast of Christ the King (Year C) is mentioned in several places in the Catechism. To be noted among these are the historical notes (440, 591, 597), and the observations relevant to prayer (2605, ...
Catechism, Liturgy

Christ the King in the Catechism

{ No Comment \ Tags: , \ Oct14 }
Christ the King in the Catechism
I did a search on the SC Borromeo's Catholic Catechism Search Engine for "Christ the king". I was hoping to find more references to the idea after I found out that Quas primas is used in the Catechism only ...
Augustiniana, Liturgy

With St. Monica and St. Augustine in the Household of God

{ No Comment \ Tags: , , , \ Aug17 }
This year's novenario in honor of St. Monica and St. Augustine was difficult to compose since there was no common thematic that helped guide its preparation. Last year's novenario was easier to compose since it was the "Year of Priests". ...
Liturgy, Scriptures

Post-Pentecost Articles at the Workshop

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Post-Pentecost Articles at the Workshop
With the Solemnity of Pentecost, the Easter season ends.  Immediately following this are three solemnities in Ordinary Time:  the solemnities of the Holy Trinity, the Body and Blood of Christ, and the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus.  I have already ...
Augustiniana, Liturgy

A Novena for Sts. Monica and Augustine

{ No Comment \ Tags: , , , \ Aug21 }
This year being "The Year for Priests", our celebration of the feasts of Sts. Monica and Augustine emphasizes the priesthood of the laity and the priesthood of the ordained. St. Monica is an example of the priesthood common to ...
Liturgy, Theology

The Lord’s Supper and the Jewish Seder

{ No Comment \ Tags: , \ Jun2 }
While I was writing a Bible Workshop article for the Feast of Corpus Christi, I came across certain blogs written by Jewish Rabbis on the Last Supper. I was searching the web for articles on the Passover meal as Jesus ...
Liturgy

He is Seated at the Right Hand of God

{ No Comment \ Tags: , , , \ May22 }
Since the Ascension God's plan has entered into its fulfillment. We are already at "the last hour". "Already the final age of the world is with us, and the renewal of the world is irrevocably under way; it is even ...
Liturgy

Our New Life in Christ

{ No Comment \ Tags: None \ Apr26 }
It is a bit late now, but this post is still relevant: it does not only give an overview of the readings for the rest of Easter, it also gives a hint as to how to present the readings as ...
Liturgy

Jesus Enters Jerusalem (Mark 11:1-10)

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Passion Sunday nears. Once more we will be re-enacting Jesus' entrance into Jerusalem with the waving of palm branches. Below is an illustration of how Jesus' entrance into Jerusalem connects with the account of his Passion and Death. (Click on ...
Lectio Divina, Liturgy, Scriptures

How Does One Konek-Konek II?

{ No Comment \ Tags: , \ Mar25 }
How Does One Konek-Konek II?
In a post last year, I illustrated how from the account of Jesus' entrance into Jerusalem as king, one can, through the free association of ideas gained from the lectionary readings, understand the relationship of that event to his subsequent ...
Liturgy

Posts for Advent

{ No Comment \ Tags: \ Nov25 }
Advent is here and I am busy at the Bible Workshop and Daily Inspirations posting articles that match the season. I have posted articles for Advent two weeks in advance at the Workshop so that those who are handling ...

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