The seven Old Testament readings and several psalms preceding the Gospel at the Easter Vigil can be thought of as “setting the table,”
Just over a year ago, the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate and the State Department all unanimously declared that ISIS was committing genocide against Christians and other religious minorities in the Middle East
March 6 – 7 was a dark and stormy night, with thunderstorms, hail and tornados leaving paths of damage and destruction in Smithville, Oak Grove and surrounding communities.
If Easter is the big idea of the Gospels, in this Sunday’s reading we discover the purpose for the resurrection.
The annual Chrism Mass, where the bishop consecrates the new Oil of Chrism and blesses the new Oil of the Sick and the Oil for Catechumens for sacramental use during the coming year,
In his homily at the Service of Lament last year, Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr. made five commitments to support the healing of child abuse victims
This week Christians celebrate the definitive event in history, the bodily Resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.
In an effort to care for others in need …