Sister Patricia McCarthy
35 results total, viewing 1 - 10
“Patris Corde” is the title of the Apostolic Letter Pope Francis wrote to introduce the Year of St. Joseph which he proclaimed would extend from December 2020 to December 2021. The Latin … more
It was Holy Thursday Evening. The little boy wasn’t yet three years old. He was at the Mass of the Lord’s Supper with his grandmother. They are at Mass together almost every Sunday … more
A five-year-old boy, dressed in a new grey suit, carried a relic of the newly beatified Father Michael J. McGivney, and presented it to the Pope’s delegate at the beatification ceremony last … more
Traveling south on Route 95 entering Providence, R.I., for many years, there was graffiti written on the side of an overpass. In enormous letters it said, “It is a sin to build a nuclear … more
The priest was a former businessman who had owned and operated a construction company with his brother. During the unrest following the recent killing of George Floyd, while in police custody, work … more
A little girl kneels at her window at night and prays to God for her family while she gazes at a cross on a hill in her city. A priest from that city is on the hill blessing the city with holy water. … more
There are many editorials and commentaries on these times of COVID-19. In addition to the actual news from the medical and congressional fields and the number of cases and deaths in states, there are … more
St. Valentine’s Day seems to have been taken over by the greeting card companies, the candy-makers and the florists. Even when we live with people who know we love them, there is something … more
January 1 was the 53rd World Day of Peace in the Catholic Church. Having begun by Pope St. Paul VI in 1967, every Pope since then has continued the tradition of writing a pastoral letter on Peace on … more
It was Saturday morning, the day before the First Sunday of Advent. The usual impressive size crowd was at the 6 a.m. Mass. The priest was giving the homily in which he was reminding everyone that … more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 Next »