Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion

Cristo de San Plácido by Diego Velázquez  “It is accomplished; and bowing his head he gave up his spirit.” John 19:13 Today the whole Church mourns the death of our Savior. This is traditionally a day of sadness, spent in fasting and prayer. The title for this day varies in different parts of the world: “Holy […]

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Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion

Cristo de San Plácido by Diego Velázquez  “It is accomplished; and bowing his head he gave up his spirit.” John 19:13 Today the whole Church mourns the death of our Savior. This is traditionally a day of sadness, spent in fasting and prayer. The title for this day varies in different parts of the world: “Holy […]

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All Things in His Time and in Unity With His Will

After this past Sunday’s Mass I received two words from my pastor that I have longed to hear for over three years now, “it’s done.” He was referring to my request to have my marriage convalidated within the Church. Convalidation of a marriage is basically the blessing/recognition/regularization of a marriage between a Catholic and a nonCatholic Christian whose “marriage,” […]

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All Things in His Time and in Unity With His Will

After this past Sunday’s Mass I received two words from my pastor that I have longed to hear for over three years now, “it’s done.” He was referring to my request to have my marriage convalidated within the Church. Convalidation of a marriage is basically the blessing/recognition/regularization of a marriage between a Catholic and a nonCatholic Christian whose “marriage,” […]

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