O Antiphons [Free Download]

text below from fisheaters.com The seven “O Antiphons” (also called the “Greater Antiphons” or “Major Antiphons”) are prayers that come from the Breviary’s Vespers during the Octave before Christmas Eve, a time which is called the “Golden Nights.”  Each Antiphon begins with “O” and addresses Jesus with a unique title which comes from the prophecies of Isaias andContinue reading “O Antiphons [Free Download]”

Review: The Ultimate Catholic Bundle

Full disclosure: I received a free copy of the Ultimate Catholic Bundle (August) in return for my honest review in this post. Happy August, friends! Here we are nearing the end of August and I’m trying to figure out where summer has gone. As we begin the farewell tour of summer 2020 and greet aContinue reading “Review: The Ultimate Catholic Bundle”

He Is Risen Indeed!

Happy Easter, dear friends! I hope you are still basking in the joy of the Resurrection. What an Easter season it’s been, and the church is just getting started. It all kicked off on Saturday evening, what the Church refers to as the Great Vigil in the Holy Night of Easter. For the first timeContinue reading “He Is Risen Indeed!”

An Umpteenth Note to Self: Don’t Take Mass for Granted

I’ve found that it is in these types of moments that I hunger more for Christ and His presence, when the opportunities are limited. And then I think to myself, why did I take being with Him for granted so many times? Not particularly in a guilt-ridden way, but moreso a humbling realization of why didn’t I take advantage of this incredible gift, this medicine of immortality, when I could have?