Recently a pastor shared a story with me about the closing Mass for the students in the parish elementary school. He began the homily by asking the students if they prayed often at school. Their answer was a resounding “yes.” When asked for specifics they answered, “We pray at the…Read More
My Place in the Sun
On Saturday, April 15, I celebrated the Easter Vigil at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. This night is the most blessed of all nights “when Christ broke the prison bars of death and rose victorious from the underworld” (Exsultet). The homily I preached on that occasion is printed below….