Eucharistic Forgiveness

Have you ever heard something over and over and yet never truly heard it? This happened to me on the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus, January 3rd.  During daily Mass, Father Antonio of St. Patrick Church in Wareham Massachusetts recited what we all have heard thousands of times ” On the night He was betrayed, He took bread into His Hands and said….”…

Who Are You?

Do you know who you are? I do – and it has nothing to do with my height, my intellect, or my achievements. My perception is not rooted in my hair color, my weight, or my financial statements. It isn’t even based on my family genetics, makeup, or community standing.  Three words can sum up my perception of myself: I am a back-pew person. I…