'The car of the Church has no gear to go in reverse...the Holy Spirit is not accustomed to go backwards.'
At some point during 2015, Kendrick Lamar came to seem like much more than a rapper. One of his best songs, “Alright,” was adopted by the Black Lives Matter movement as an informal anthem; sing-alongs erupted at rallies and protests across the country. Show More Summary
Last year, in May and June of 2016, Father Seraphim and Brother Simeon of Light of the Spirit Monastery were fortunate to make their first pilgrimage to Israel and Palestine. They spent much of the trip visiting (and revisiting) The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, properly called the Church of the Resurrection. Show More Summary
Photos and story by Barbara J. Fraser HUARAZ, Peru — How does an artist depict the tension, emotion and drama of the Passion when crafting images of the Stations of the Cross? To fashion the statues ordered by Holy Spirit … Continue reading ?
From a long ago insert I wrote for our church bulletin. Who Do You Say I Am? Filled with the holy Spirit, Jesus returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the desert for forty days, to be tempted by the devil.... Luke, chapter...Show More Summary
VATICAN CITY — Four years ago today, 115 cardinal-electors chose a new pope. Inspired through prayer and the Holy Spirit, the men sought to elect the best pastor for this particular moment in the church and the world. We here … Continue reading ?
Hans Breuer, a pastor of 27 years, is getting in touch with a different type of spirit. Breuer is opening a craft distillery, Big Fat Pastor Spirits, in Colorado
Lima name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
What if you were a big deal at your high school, but haunted by something you did as a kid? And what if you were a kid nobody noticed, but haunted by actual ghosts? And what if those two people were meant to be together? That's the story that drives the Korean webtoon Oh Holy. Continue reading…
To our ongoing delight, Janelle Monáe’s star continues to rise beyond the music world, and last night she made a stop at Conan to discuss her Oscar-nominated films Moonlight and Hidden Figures. Still, Conan felt the need to school his viewers on her music career (can you imagine!) so he asked her when she first… Read more...
One of the strongest pieces of scripture comes to us from Paul, The Apostle, in the book of Galatians 5:22-26. In Paul’s letter to the Galatians, he shares nine attributes of a Christian life, called the Fruit of the Holy Spirit. “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, Keep Reading ?
Indie with spirit still kicking.
“Is this pope claiming divine status?” The question—asked by a journalist—hangs over most of the third episode of The Young Pope, as several characters contemplate whether or not the Holy Spirit intervened in the conclave, struggle to come to terms with his new direction for the church, and make direct comparisons between the pope and Jesus. Show More Summary
Photo by Susan Thistlethwaite Who knew the Holy Spirit could roar like that? I just got together with 2.9 million of my American sisters and brothers, the largest one-day demonstration in American history and never have I felt the immediate presence of the holiness of the human and divine spirit as much as on Saturday, January 21, 2017. We roared. Show More Summary
allaboutmary: A Spanish retablo painting of “The Soul of Mary”, depicting Mary with the Holy Spirit.
Today, the Gospel reminds us that Jesus, after being baptized in the River Jordan and impelled by the Holy Spirit who settled upon him and revealed him as the Christ, withdrew for 40 days into the Desert of Judea where he overcame the temptations of Satan (cf. Show More Summary
Maybe the Christmas spirit can’t be bought at a big box store, but a present (or eight) never hurt anyone. For the third year in a row the Reliable Source asked a few of D.C.’s big names to reveal what they hope to receive this holiday season. And because no one likes to look too gift grabby around this […]
Crux editor Austen Ivereigh's column defended Pope Francis and criticized those who question 'Amoris Laetitia.'