We have three new priests in the Richmond Diocese, and the Diocese has created a lovely and touching video of their ordination. God bless priests! See the video linked to here:
“Woe to me if I should prove myself but a halfhearted soldier in the service of my thorn-crowned Captain.”
And, last night on Twitter:
I’ll be praying for all in my Twitter Parish during Lent /
Je prierai pour tous dans ma paroisse «Twitter» pendant ce temps de Carême
Thank you! And let us all pray for priests and bishops. Lent is a battle and you guys are officers and on the front lines.
Pray much for priests and bishops!
UPDATE: Here’s an excellent article on Lent by Deacon Keith Fournier.
…of Brussels, who was ambushed by a bunch of protestors, and prayed during it. The pictures are truly cringe-inducing. Here’s a good summary of the story, from Kathy Schiffer at Patheos, with some photos.
The folks at Catholic Vote have an open letter in support of the Archbishop. Here’s the link, http://www.catholicvote.org/cv-petition/ . I signed.