With you is the source of life

“You who have been redeemed, consider who it is who hangs on the cross for you, whose death gives life to the dead, whose passing is mourned by heaven and earth, while even the hard stones are split. Consider how great he is; consider what he is. In order that the Church might be formed […]

The Thirteenth Station: Jesus Is Taken Down from the Cross

The Thirteenth Station: Jesus Is Taken Down from the Cross. Now since it was preparation day, in order that the bodies might not remain on the cross on the sabbath, for the sabbath day of that week was a solemn one, the Jews asked Pilate that their legs be broken and they be taken down. So the […]

The Eleventh Station: Jesus is Nailed to the Cross

The Eleventh Station: Jesus is Nailed to the Cross. When they came to the place called the Skull, they crucified him and the criminals there, one on his right, the other on his left. Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, they know not what they do.” Lk 23:33-34 But he was pierced for our sins, […]

Only the smallest glimmer

I’ve sat here watching the cursor blink on the screen for a long time, wondering how to pick up my writing again. My last venture into the blogosphere was over at whycatholic101.wordpress.com, where I answered questions posed by folks curious about Catholicism. I regret not having kept up with it, because it only brushes the tip of the iceberg […]