Our Lady of Sorrows

Today, September 15, one day after the feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, the Church commemorates Our Lady of Sorrows. In some way, the succession of both ephemeris is an invitation to meditate on the mystery of the pain that united the lives of Jesus and Mary for the redemption of the human […]

Nativity of the Virgin Mary

Today, September 8, the Church celebrates a very special day: the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, our Mother. In a beautiful homily delivered centuries ago in the Basilica of St. Anne in Jerusalem, St. John Damascene (675-749) noted the following: “We have very valid reasons to honor the birth of the Mother of God, […]