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First Christmas in Heaven – A Reflection

First Christmas in Heaven

This morning at Mass, Fr. Sam spoke of the millennia passed since Christ first came incarnate. The thought immediately popped into my head, “This is Mom’s first Christmas in heaven.” Some of you may have read here or here, of earlier reflections I’ve posted since her passing. So here we are at another anniversary of …

10 Interesting Things About Archangels – A Fun Friday Quiz


Today the Catholic liturgical calendar marks the Feast of the Archangels. Archangel – (Theology) a chief or principal angel; in medieval angelology one of the nine orders of celestial attendants on God. In honor of the day, here is a little quiz to test your knowledge of Archangels. If you scored well – share this …

Being PC in America Today

being PC

Being PC – Making things better or worse? A person finds few news items published today, exempting presidential tweets, subjected to politically correct (PC) filters. Careless, uncharitable speech causes problems, it’s true. Censored speech, on the other hand, leads to an entirely different sort of problems. Nonconforming verbiage, spoken or written, is attacked, deleted, or …