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 03/02/15 from Fr Michael Williamson, Pastor of St Matthew parish in Akron OH.
St. Canute, King of Denmark was the father of Charles. In 1086 when Charles was only five years old, Canute was slain. His mother took him to the court of Robert, Count of Flanders. Robert was his maternal grandfather. He became a knight and went with his uncle, Robert II, on a crusade to […]