Conditional baptism is like being struck by lightning: What RCIA teams need to know

Every year, just before Lent, we tend to get a lot of questions about conditional baptism. I think of conditional baptisms like being struck by lightning or winning the lottery. These things happen, but not to me. Not to anyone I know. And not to anyone my friends and acquaintances know. Like … [Read more...]

This is the night

There's something different about this year's Triduum. Early in the morning before the sun comes up this Saturday, March 31, 2018, if you look up in the still-dark sky, you will see what I call the "Easter-is-coming-soon-moon"--the first full moon after the spring equinox. This is the moon that each … [Read more...]