Category Archives: Catholic Church

The Chrism Mass

(Kalamazoo, Michigan) The blessing of the Oil of the Sick and of the Oil of Catechumens and the consecration of the Chrism are carried out by the Bishop, according to the Rite described in the Roman Pontifical, usually on Holy … Continue reading

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Weekend Retreat

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Sandhill Cranes

EVELYN CHRISTINE HAMILTON December 15, 1932—January 29, 2017 Saint Agnes Church Sawyer, Michigan March 4, 2017 by Charles McKelvy Evelyn Hamilton, whose amazing organ music filled this church for so, so many years, often said: “If you practice, you can … Continue reading

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On this rock . . .

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Final Approach

 

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Pray and Please Share the Road

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Light to the World

(Chicago, Illinois) A careful reading of such books as Thomas Cahill’s How the Irish Saved Civilization makes one positively cheer for monks.  They were the ones who painstakingly put the classics and scripture to parchment before the introduction of the printing … Continue reading

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