Tag: Celebrations

Happy Black History Month from BLACKCATHOLIC!

Happy Black History Month from BLACKCATHOLIC!

Happy Black History Month from BLACKCATHOLIC! All-month celebration plans for the apostolate coming later today. Picture: June 21, 1964, Fr. Theodore Martin Hesburgh, CSC with Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., singing “We Shall Overcome.” Original picture used under CC BY-SA 4.0 Original picture (The Smithsonian and National Portrait Gallery) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_Hesburgh https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/legalcode

By BLACKCATHOLIC February 1, 2019 0

Octave for Christian Unity 2019

Octave for Christian Unity 2019

Yesterday began what is called the Octave of Christian Unity – the set of eight days in which the Church offers up prayers with Jesus’ prayer that we “might all be one.” It runs from January 18-25, so it’s not too late to jump on it (I remembered and jumped on it today, in fact).…

By BLACKCATHOLIC January 19, 2019 0

St. Nick Came Last Night!

St. Nick Came Last Night!

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…

By BLACKCATHOLIC December 7, 2018 0