Palm Sunday

On Palm Sunday we gather in joyful anticipation to celebrate the mass at which palm fronds will be blessed and distributed and we will hear the long proclamation of the gospel of the Lord’s passion, knowing that the most solemn days of the Church year are now very close. On this unique occasion in the […]

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Thursday of the First Week in Lent

Est C:12,14-16,23-25; Ps 138:1-8; Mt 7:7-12:  The Lord Jesus continues to teach his disciples about prayer.  The Psalm Response and the First Reading are used by the liturgy to reinforce the Divine Teacher’s instruction.  Psalm 138 is full of thanksgiving.  Indeed, we echo such an attitude when the LORD answers our most basic prayer: “Forsake […]

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