Ash Wednesday

Today marks the beginning of Lent and is a solemn day of fasting and penitence. Pope Benedict XVI said, "Lent is a journey. It means accompanying Jesus as he travels to Jerusalem, the place where the mystery of his passion, death, and resurrection is to be fulfilled. It reminds us that Christian life is a […]

Holy Thursday

With this Mass, celebrated in the evening of the Thursday inHoly Week, the Church begins the sacred Easter Triduum and devotes herself tothe remembrance of the Last Supper.At the supper on the night he was betrayed, the Lord Jesus,loving those who were his own in the world even to the end, knelt to wash hisapostles' […]

“And let them first pray together, that so they may associate in peace.”
–St. Benedict of Nursia, The Rule of Saint Benedict