The Assumption of Mary

  Today, Catholics celebrate the Solemnity of the Assumption.  The Blessed Virgin Mary, whom we reflect on, was assumed body and soul into heaven.  Jesus would not allow his mother’s body to be subjected to corruption.  Mary was all pure … Continue reading

Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary

    Dipped in the instincts of Heaven, Robed in the garments of earth, Maiden and Mother and Queen, Wearing each crown at thy birth:   Threefold thy gift to the world, Pluck’d from God’s ripening sky, Tending the altar … Continue reading