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February 2015

Walking Through the Stations

February 27, 2015

Feel the Earth shake; smell the musk in the air; hear the painful cries and watch the tears fall down Mary’s face. Suppose you were one of the disciples beneath the cross [...]

Lord, If You Are Willing

February 24, 2015

Imagine being isolated from those around you. Living daily with an illness that slowly eats away at your life. Nobody gets close to you, touches you, or even looks at you. [...]

As Much As We Are Able

February 21, 2015

For more reflections on the Basilica Hymns of each season, purchase Perpetual Jubilee: Meditations on the Chaldean Liturgical Year on Amazon.com. A Fitting Introduction [...]

Bear Good Fruit

February 21, 2015

In this reading the Lord warns all of us to beware of wolves in sheep clothing and not to be fooled by the outward appearance those who are evil. Time and time again we are [...]

The School of Love

February 20, 2015

Of all the events of Jesus’ life, the one that most people are familiar with, whether they are Christian or non-Christian, is his crucifixion. It is what sets Christianity [...]

The Beloved are Lead by the Spirit

February 18, 2015

In this Sunday’s Gospel immediately after Christ rises from the waters of the Jordan the Spirit descends on him and the voice cries out from Heaven, “This is my [...]

Bought With His Precious Blood

February 16, 2015

For more reflections on the Basilica Hymns of each season, purchase Perpetual Jubilee: Meditations on the Chaldean Liturgical Year on Amazon.com. Reversal It is remarkable [...]

A Church of Tradition

February 16, 2015

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of the Season of Lent for the Latin Rite Church. It is a very predominate and visible tradition that includes the application of ashes to [...]