Lenten Reboot

How are we doing with the whole “prayer, fasting and almsgiving” thing of Lent? I must confess, I am doing poorly, but I am trying to jumpstart it – better late than never. Truly. It’s better to push the restart button midway through Lent than to write it off. There is still time to focus […]

O Happy Fault

During the Easter Vigil, the beautiful Exsultet is sung, and it says in part: O truly necessary sin of Adam, destroyed completely by the Death of Christ! O happy fault that earned for us so great, so glorious a Redeemer! I have always been intrigued by these words. They do not glorify sin but they […]