The Miraculous Crucifix: How it Saved Rome and Could Save the World Today

Written by Marion Buondonno For those of us who were glued to our computers on March 27 when Pope Francis gave the “Urbi et Orbi” Blessing, I would assume you witnessed the Pope bow and pray before the crucifix that was outside in St. Peters Square. But did you know this …

Mass Reflection (March 29th, 2020)

Christ uses parables as an important teaching tool.  We have some difficulty engaging their impact because we have grown up hearing them.  We tend to think of parables as touchy-feely stories of God’s love.  Actually, parables always have an unusual twist.  Christ’s original audience would have been puzzled or disturbed …