The Baptism of the Lord

We conclude the season of Christmas with the celebration of the Baptism of the Lord, commemorating a very important event in the life of Jesus, and recalling a very important event in our own lives as Christians, our reception of the Sacrament of Baptism. The great...

The Baptism of the Lord

In yesterday’s great feast, the Epiphany of the Lord, we reflected on the experience of the Magi, who discovered that the “newborn King of the Jews” was their King as well. They looked beyond the superficial appearances – the obscurity, the poverty, the helplessness...