You may not have noticed, but today’s celebration of Saint Mary Magdalene was different than it was in the past. It is now celebrated as a feast. Perhaps today, then, is a good day to read the decree making her celebration a feast.
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Readings for Today Perhaps one of the most misunderstood Saints in the Church is the woman we celebrate today, St. Mary Magdalene. We start with who she was not. She was not Mary of Bethany, sister of Martha and Lazarus. It is unlikely that she was the woman mentioned by Jesus who at the dinner […]
Readings for Today “Whom are you looking for?” Such a simple question, that demands a powerful answer. It is clear from all of the resurrection accounts, that there had to be something quite different about the resurrected Jesus. So often his closest followers do not recognize him. Whether it is today’s account near the tomb, […]