Daily Prayer/Reflection – April 12, 2021

In Turbulent Times We share this excerpt in honor of St. Peter Faber’s birthday, April 13. “Desire what is essential and original,” Faber writes in Memoriale. This sentence gets at the psychological brilliance of the Exercises and how they specifically transformed Peter’s life. Faber discovers that desires are good, not bad, and that finding what’s … Continue reading Daily Prayer/Reflection – April 12, 2021

Daily Prayer/Reflection – April 1, 2021

Thursday of Holy WeekVinita Hampton Wright Holy Week is a solemn week of extra prayer and fasting. It involves the Triduum: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and the Easter Vigil. During those three days we recall—and through our prayer participate in—Jesus’ Last Supper with his disciples, his arrest, trial, and execution, the long day of silence … Continue reading Daily Prayer/Reflection – April 1, 2021

Daily Prayer/Reflection – March 30, 2021

Eucharist in the Time of CoronaBy Fr. Roger Keeler Each year the familiar stories and their liturgical rhythm: Palm Sunday: elated Hosanna’s before distress in disbelief at what follows. Holy Thursday: contented satisfaction in celebrating the most anticipated – and familiar – feast of the year, yet marked with inexplicable words and actions. Good Friday: … Continue reading Daily Prayer/Reflection – March 30, 2021