Monthly Archives: January 2014

Madonna of the LilliesToday is the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God. It is the Octave of Christmas, the eighth day. It is hard to believe having a better sense of Christmas this year. My own family was blessed with the birth of a boy just a couple weeks before the coming of the Christ Child. Holding the tiny infant in my arms made me wonder in amazement at the love of God who came down to be so vulnerable for us. Read More