As I sat in church on the vigil of this Easter Sunday, it dawned on me as to how tightly related the readings were to Easter.   Our Easter service has seven readings before the Gospel.  The readings for the Saturday evening vigil are actually different than the readings for Sunday, so keep in mind […]

A number of church leaders, including the head of the CDF (Cardinal Levada – see article), the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of New York (Archbishop Dolan – see article), and the Bishop of the Diocese of Pittsburgh (Bishop Zubik – see article) have publicly defended the Holy Father against a rather hollow swipe against him […]