Focus on joy during this week of Advent

Time to shout for joy! We are halfway through Advent and have reached “Rejoice Sunday,” better known as Gaudete (Rejoice) Sunday. It’s also pink candle Sunday (on … Read More

‘Keep Christ in Christmas’

Following Masses last weekend at Prince of Peace Church in Bellevue, the Knights of Columbus distributed lawn signs that read “Keep Christ in Christmas.” The yard signs … Read More

Keeping watch on her eyes

You can tell a lot about someone by their eyes. Or, in the case of Our Lady of Guadalupe, from her eyes. People are familiar with Our … Read More

Sharing time, talent is second nature

REDGRANITE — Victor Shrock, a lifetime member of St. Mark Parish, has fond early childhood memories of the parish where he received his first Communion — and … Read More

The three “Be-Attitudes” of Advent

Of all the liturgical seasons, Advent is the season that challenges me the most. As a person who has an abundance of energy, slowing myself down has … Read More