Posts Tagged Catholic


Easter Sunday — He Is Risen

  1 After the Sabbath, and towards dawn on the first day of the week, Mary of Magdala and the other Mary went to visit the sepulchre. 2 And suddenly there was a violent earthquake, for an angel of the Lord, descending from heaven, came and rolled away the stone and sat on it. 3 His […]

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Good Friday

  When the soldiers had crucified Jesus, they took his clothes and divided them into four shares, a share for each soldier. They also took his tunic, but the tunic was seamless, woven in one piece from the top down. So they said to one another, “Let’s not tear it, but cast lots for it […]

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Humor During Lent? Of course!

      (Republishing this vintage blog because it’s Lent!) In New Zealand, we’ve already begun Lent — 40 days of prayer, fasting and penance leading up to Easter. Since this is a humor blog, I will begin my Lent by republishing a favorite about two great priests who were incredibly funny in very different […]

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Humor during Lent?

In five hours, New Zealand time, we begin Lent — 40 days of prayer, fasting and penance — in the lead up to Easter. Since this is a humor blog, I will begin my Lent by republishing a favorite about two great priests who were incredibly funny in very different ways. Archimandrite Stephen was bigger […]

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