Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

Last October, I briefly wrote about reciting the Rosary, and October as the Month of Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary.  Today, on the 7th of October every year, the Catholic Church celebrates the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary.  For more information on that feast day, I like the synopsis found on the Catholic … Continue reading Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

Thoughts on Our Lady of Akita

I have enjoyed the visual reaction of fellow Catholics, when I have shared my opinion that I find Mary to have been "God's Anger Management" program.  People look scandalized at the mere thought!  I believe God's temper has not been as noticeable as in the Old Testament, since Mary gave her fiat, or her yes, to God. … Continue reading Thoughts on Our Lady of Akita

Prayer for Others

All too often, it is common for someone to utter the words, "will you pray for me/us?"  It is usually tacked to the end of, or the beginning of, an explanation of how hard things are in that person's life.  And, all too often, the response is, "of course I will pray for you!"  Or, … Continue reading Prayer for Others