Life is best placed in God’s hands

The Living Rite column explores what you will see, hear, taste, touch or smell while at church this weekend. One day, while shopping at my favorite thrift … Read More

Abandon judgment for love

The Living Rite column explores what you will see, hear, taste, touch or smell while at church this weekend. Rules, penalties, an eye for and eye and … Read More

Prepare yourself to approach the altar

The Living Rite column explores what you will see, hear, taste, touch or smell while at church this weekend. When we gather to celebrate liturgy, is it … Read More

Bring your faith flavors to Mass

The Living Rite column explores what you will see, hear, taste, touch or smell while at church this weekend. Have you ever been on a salt-free or … Read More

‘Remnant patches’ do important work

This weekend, take a look around to see the people who are attending Mass with you. According to the Hartford Institute of Religion Research, less than 20 … Read More

What is so important about names?

“I have called you by name, you are mine” are words from Isaiah 43:1. The text from the first chapter from Jeremiah reads, “Before I formed you … Read More

A good time to get things in order

The Living Rite column explores what you will see, hear, taste, touch or smell while at church this weekend. The season of winter Ordinary Time began this … Read More

Turn to the patroness on all days

The Living Rite column explores what you will see, hear, taste, touch or smell while at church this weekend. Today, on the Eighth Day of Christmas, we … Read More

Serve as a light to those in need

The Living Rite column explores what you will see, hear, taste, touch or smell while at church this weekend. Merry Christmas everyone! My, how time has flown, … Read More