This Sunday we celebrate the Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord which, in the Western tradition celebrates the adoration of the Magi who visit Jesus
Pope Pius XI instituted the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of The Universe in 1925.
Something very new and exciting is happening in Kansas City.
The modern world has something in common with the ancient world. The ancients talked about moderating things like curiosity, external possessions and anger, but never about moderating self-esteem. Self-esteem is something our modern world greatly admires and even seems to view as fragile and threatened. There is a move to have some sports evaluated by […]
Have you ever had the experience of working extra hard on something, and even of going well beyond the normal expectation, only to have someone ignore your extra effort?
I don’t know about you but I frequently have the experience of having a gap between what I want to do and what I actually accomplish.
I don’t know about you, but for me the pleasant feeling of being in the “in group” or the pain of being excluded by a social clique is not just a distant high school memory.
In this Sunday’s Gospel Jesus is asked the question, “Lord, will only a few people be saved?”
Seeking happiness seems to come naturally to each of us.
In this Sunday’s Gospel reading, St. Luke tells us that a certain expert in the law came forward to ‘test’ Jesus.