The Rite of Election — a journey into the divine mystery

Joe, a long-time member of the choir in our parish, stood in his pew at the cathedral, facing the bishop along with all the other catechumens of the diocese. His godfather, not sure which of them was more nervous, stood next to Joe with his hand on Joe’s shoulder. The bishop then asked all the … [Read more...]

Reflection Questions for RCIA Seekers: Year B – The 18th to 21st Sundays in Ordinary Time

18th Sunday in Ordinary Time Background:This Sunday’s selection does not follow directly upon last Sunday’s since the crossing of the lake by Jesus has been omitted; that is why the crowd has to get into boats to see if he is on the other side. He had had to escape from them because they wanted to … [Read more...]