March 24, 2016  — Holy Thursday

March 24, 2016 — Holy Thursday

Exodus 12:1-8,11-14; Psalm 116:12-13,15-16bc, 17-18; 1Corinthians 11:23-16; John 13:1-15 Lent is over and we begin the Easter triduum. Let us take a few minutes to examine our Lenten journey. Hopefully we were able to see what God sees in us and how we are the beloved...
Surrounded By Blessings

Surrounded By Blessings

The days between 9/24 and 9/28 were grace-filed – beginning with Vespers at St. Patrick’s Cathedral where I sat in Row 72 at 3 pm waiting for Pope Francis to arrive. I waved to many Sisters I had come to know because of my position at ACWR (Archdiocesan Council of...
Sister Karen Reflects on Papal Mass at MSG

Sister Karen Reflects on Papal Mass at MSG

As an admirer of Pope Francis from the moment of his introduction and greeting from the balcony at Saint Peter’s on March 13, 2013, I was thrilled to hear that I could have a ticket to the Mass at Madison Square Garden in New York. The long wait on lines running ten...