Category Archives: Special Days

Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Aug 15

By   August 11, 2015

Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary –L/14 (Revelation 11:19a, 12:1-6a, 10ab; I Cor 15: 20-27; Luke 1: 39-56) Anecdote: # 1: Taj Mahal: The Taj Mahal has been described as a “love song in marble.” Completed in 1645, the magnificent marble mausoleum was built by Shah Jahan, India’s Mogul emperor, in memory… Continue reading »

St. John Maria Vianney

By   July 30, 2015

August 4 Tuesday: (St. John Maria Vianney: Mt 9: 35-10:1) Matthew 14: 22-36: 22 Then he made the disciples get into the boat and go before him to the other side, while he dismissed the crowds. 23 And after he had dismissed the crowds, he went up on the mountain by himself to pray. When… Continue reading »