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S+L BLOG: Fr. Thomas Rosica,Special Coverage



Second Sunday of Advent, Year C – December 9th, 2018 In today’s Gospel text (Luke 3:1-6), the evangelist who is called the scriba manuetidinis Christi (“scribe of the gentleness of Christ”) by Dante Alighieri presents the call of John the Baptist in the form of an Old Testament prophetic call (Luke 3:2) and extends the ...read more
On this First Sunday of Advent, Father Thomas Rosica, CSB, reflects on Mary's response to the angel's suprising Annunciation. ...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
A Reflection on te Feast of the Presentation of Mary in the Temple at Jerusalem: November 21, 2018 by Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B. ...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
Thomas Rosica, C.S.B., of Salt and Light TV talks about the importance of Scripture scholarship. ...read more