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Presentation of Mary

Today is the feast of The Presentation of Mary or in the East The Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple. Now this feast is unique as it is not based on anything in the Bible but come from the… 305 more words


The Presentation of Mary in the Temple

The Presentation of Mary is an ecumenical feast celebrated by churches of the east and west. It began in Jerusalem where tradition said Mary was born near the temple. 385 more words


Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple

The Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple : Missa “Salve, sancta parens

In Eastern Orthodox tradition, this is one of the days when women named Mary (Μαρία in Greek) and Despoina (Δέσποινα in Greek) celebrate their Name Day.  1,143 more words


Mary: The call of a Lifetime

As we draw closer to the Christmas season the picture of the nativity starts to be seen in decorations, in stores, heard in songs, and seen on TV. 675 more words

Women Of The Bible

Mary is a winner!

Congratulations to Mary from Aclare in Co. Sligo who was crowned the National Winner in the Brown Bread Baking Competition! (yes there is such a thing!) 146 more words



I hate roommates. I’m proud of you for taking the high road. I definitely would have put laxatives in his food. Ha!

Yum! Now I want a cinnamon roll… 153 more words

The Day the Cinnamon Rolls Died

Dear Green,

Did I tell you Daphne has diabetes?  She does.  But I think she’s going to be okay.  She’s on medication and a special diet now and my mom said her fur is looking a lot better and she is gaining weight again (she was down to 10 lbs, which is crazy considering she used to be 20). 618 more words