Posts from April 2015

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Honoring Mary in Culture and Academics

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The Catholic University of America/Ed Pfueller

As we approach the month of May, “Mary’s Month”, we look back at a spring 2015 event that honored Mary in culture and academics, and we consider how true Marian devotion is deep matter that engages the intellect and will.  The Vatican II document Lumen Genitum (1964) exhorts us this way: “Let the faithful remember moreover that true […]

Save the Date! Upcoming Events in 2015 and 2016

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We wish to share some upcoming events for the spring and summer months, as well as two important papal events: World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia in September 2015 and World Youth Day in Warsaw in Summer 2016.  Save the date! MAY 2015 A Concert in Honor of the Year of Consecrated Life: “Ecce Sponsus: […]

He is Risen, Alleluia!

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But at daybreak on the first day of the week [the women] took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. They found the stone rolled away from the tomb; but when they entered, they did not find the body of the Lord Jesus. While they were puzzling over this, behold, two men […]

Reflections for the Triduum: Intimate Days with Christ

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Berlinghieri crucificion late 13th cent

The Universal Church gathers throughout the world for these days of the Triduum, learning how to follow in the footsteps of Jesus, turning our gaze to His suffering and victory, and simply “staying close” to Him as He brings about the mystery of our Redemption. “[The Cross] was the pulpit of the Preacher, the altar of […]