Second Sunday of Advent and the Church in Quebec

‘Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight’ (Mt. 3:3) ⧾ The Gospel of the Mass on this second Sunday of Advent introduces us to John the Baptist, the voice of one crying out in the wilderness, ‘Prepare the way of the Lord; make his paths straight.’ John the...

Mary, Conceived Without the Stain of Sin

Que soy era immaculada Concepciou – I am the Immaculate Conception These are the words Our Lady said to Saint Bernadette Sobirous, in her own local French patois, when asked by the young saintly visionary who she was.  This was in 1858, four years after Pope Blessed...