Today is born our Saviour, Christ the Lord!

Merry Christmas Everyone! “Thinking warmly of each of you and wishing your family an extra measure of comfort, joy and hope this Christmas.” “Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.” - Isaiah 7:14 “And this will be a … Continue reading Today is born our Saviour, Christ the Lord!

Stylish Modesty

Adult Friend Temperance Day 24: Modesty  When out shopping with a friend, help them to select clothes that are stylish and attractive but that still preserve the integrity and dignity of each person. “Nothing is so edifying as charitable meekness. Like oil in a lamp, it keeps the flame of good example burning.” St. Francis … Continue reading Stylish Modesty

Let Your Friends Choose

Adult Friend Temperance Day 23: Meekness Let your friend choose what activity to do, or where to eat. “Humble goodness is the virtue of virtues, very highly recommended by Our Lord. Hence we should practice it always and everywhere. Evil must be avoided, but calmly. Good must be done, but always serenely. Follow this rule: … Continue reading Let Your Friends Choose

Rorate Mass is a Beautiful Ancient Advent Custom

Rorate Mass Missa Cantata A Rorate Mass is a beautiful ancient Advent custom where by mass is celebrated Illuminated only by candlelight, usually before dawn. The bass is a Votive Mass of the Blessed Virgin, And so it is celebrated in white, rather than Advent purple. "Rorate" is the first word of the Introit chant … Continue reading Rorate Mass is a Beautiful Ancient Advent Custom

Be Calm with your Friends

21 Adult Friend Temperance Day 21: Meekness Be calm with your friend when he is slow or fumbling in explaining his point of view. Allow him the time, space, and safe atmosphere necessary to get out his thoughts. Remember it only takes one word... “At times, one word is sufficient to placate an angry person. … Continue reading Be Calm with your Friends