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 03/06/15 from Fr Michael Williamson, Pastor of St Matthew parish in Akron OH.
St. Colette was born in 1381 to aged and humble parents. At age 22, her parents died. She became an anchoress according to the Third Order of St. Francis. Observance to the order of St. Clare was observed in a modified form at her time. Colette was inspired to introduce strict observance to this order. […]