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On this Feast of the Holy Family, Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, reflects on the importance of strong, committed families in our society and in our Church. ...read more
As we approach the coming of Christ at Christmas, Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB, reflects on Jesus' place within the history of the people of Israel. ...read more
Experiencing the Possibility of the Impossible: A Reflection for the fourth Sunday of Advent, Year C. ...read more
Third Sunday of Advent, Year C – December 16th, 2018 Advent, far from being a penitential time, is a time of rejoicing. Christians proclaim that the Messiah has indeed come and that God’s reign is at hand. During these days we are invited to quietly prepare our hearts and our lives for the coming of ...read more
First Sunday of Advent, Year C – December 2nd, 2018 Every now and then when the world seems to be falling apart and problems appear to be insurmountable, I recall with gratitude the heroes of the Velvet Revolution who helped to bring down the reign of Communism in November and December of 1989. I cherish ...read more
Solemnity of Christ the King, Year B – Sunday, November 25th, 2018 The liturgical year ends with the Solemnity of Christ the King. In John’s poignant trial scene of Pilate and Jesus (18:33-37), we see a great contrast between power and powerlessness. In coming to the Romans to ensure that Jesus would be crucified, the ...read more