Universal Exaltation of the Holy Precious and Life-giving Cross 2021

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. “For the preaching of the Cross is foolishness to those who [are perishing]; but unto us who are [being] saved, it is the power of...

Nativity of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary 2021

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. “’Blessed is the womb that bore Thee and the breasts which Thou hast sucked.’” Without doubt the Church magnifies “the most holy, most...

Ninth Sunday after Great and Holy Pentecost

Christ is in our midst!  He is and ever shall be! In the Name of the Father, and of the + Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen. Long before the Gospel account heard today, the psalmist spoke these words, almost prophetically so it seems: Those who go down to...