Diocese of Des Moines Facebook page- ”Thanks to Mercy Medical Center for providing this image from Africa, taken of Msgr. Frank Bognanno celebrating Mass on the eve of the Epiphany. The service, attended by Catholics, Christians, Jews and Muslims, was for a group of cancer survivors and caregivers, including Msgr. Bognanno, who are climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro.”
Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger (1985)
This is why I can’t wait to see Fr. Barron’s “Catholicism” series
The moon is one of the oldest symbols of Mary, see why in this piece.
Inmaculada Concepción (La Colosal), oil on canvas (~1650)
Getting a little better, folks. No more overwhelming desires to cry, but still miss him. Thank you for your prayers, please continue! They’re doing...
Went to mass in the morning and had a pretty good choir this time, so I didn’t miss the cathedral as badly as I thought I would.
Had a really good...
- “Today, as you see whitewashed images of a post-prison, unarmed, grandfatherly Mandela, please remember that he was someone who had the pride and...”