Salvation and Advent

I remember as a boy the Baptist Church on Madison Avenue just down the street from the old General Hospital. It had a huge neon sign...

Time, Trid. 20th after Pentecost 2017

I should like to focus our reflection this morning on the first scripture reading from Eph. 5:16: “Look carefully then how you walk, not...

Fatima, Oct. 13: the Miracle of the Sun

“The Woman clothed with the sun” In the Psalms we find many references to God as “light”: “the Lord God is a sun and a shield” ps.84:11...

Fatima, Centenary 2017

This year marks the centenary, the 100th anniversary of our Lady’s apparitions at Fatima Portugal. For me it has an added significance....

Fatima: Vision of Hell, July 13, 1917

Some 5,000 people joined the children in the Cova da Iria, the open meadow, that day on July 13, 1917 which was a Saturday that year. The...