Lent is time to empty ourselves for the Lord to enter In 1996, Peter Mazar wrote the following, which impressed me then and still does: For three days Esther fasted and Judith kept vigil, the exiles came home to Jerusalem, … Continue reading →
Daily Mass Readings and reflection for 02/27/15 from Fr Ron Turek, Pastor of St Agnes parish in Orrville OH.
Born in Thessalonica in Macedonia. He left home in 378 at the age of twenty-two to become a monk of Scete in Egypt. After five years, he went to Palestine and visited the holy places of Jerusalem. He passed five more years in a cave on the Jordan. He was miraculously cured of disease. He […]