This is such a great story. I never knew of Bishop Howze, but God willing I could follow in his footsteps. Please pray for the repose of his soul. Here are a few excerpts from the article the Sun Herald did on his life: “Bishop Emeritus Joseph Lawson Howze, the first black bishop to lead a diocese in the…
Back at seminary and back to the grind! Here is a good pic of the abbey church I shared last semester.
Father did the traditional blessings of chalk today for Epiphany! I got mine during the mad dash to get one! Did your priest do one of these this morning? The very top part is what you write on the door posts. The 20 + 19 mean the current year and CMB can be either…
New Year, Same Holy Mary! Happy Feast of the Mother of God and Happy New Year to you all!
Merry Christmas to you all! He has arrived. Go and adore Him. Happy Holy Days from BLACKCATHOLIC! – Justin
By “further notice” I mean January.
Today and tomorrow left in the semester and still have to fight! It really ain’t over till its over. Say a Hail Mary for all of us seminarians trying to finish our studies and cruise into a long-awaited break! (Especially for me!)
From the program of the Lessons and Carols we had tonight in the seminary.
All this work and winter break starts at the end of next Friday! So close yet so far! Pray for all seminarians as we approach the end.
St. Nicholas of Myra visited the seminary last night and left us goodies in our shoes outside our room! Score! The true Sant Claus lived from 270-343, and was known for his tremendous generosity like sneaking dowries to young virgins so they would not have to go into prostitutions. A tradition later developed that stated…