Good News

“Gospel” means “good news.” That’s what Jesus brought to his home town of Nazareth; and we sure could use that today.  Fr. Steven Reilly’s homily at St. Vito-Most Holy Trinity, Mamaroneck, New York.

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NYC Holy Week Missions, Day 1: It Begins

SIGN UP TO BE A NYC HOLY WEEK MISSIONARY   |   MORE INFO 2018 Holy Week Mission Blog, Day 1 “It Begins” St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral, SoHo, 2018.   One of the topics we’ve discussed with the missionaries  in our missionary boot camp program has been the role of you know who—the Prince of Darkness.  The Devil

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What if you hadn’t been there?

  Holy Saturday “There are different kinds of spiritual gifts, but the same Spirit.  There are different forms of service, but the same Lord.”  1 Corinthians 12:4-5 Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral, SoHo.  Holy Saturday.  “Last chance Saturday.”  Day for closing deals, finishing strong.  Knowing this will be the longest, toughest day, we deploy all our

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From Gloom to Joy

  Good Friday You changed my mourning into dancing; You took off my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness.  Psalm 30:12 Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral, SoHo.    The sun was shining brightly in SoHo today, and despite the solemn air of the occasion, a spirit of joy prevailed.  Good Friday is almost always the day

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An Atheist Enters

  Holy Wednesday Was it the presence of the brothers on the streets, stirring up the neighborhood?  Or was it something deeply spiritual about ‘Spy Wednesday’?  We don’t know.  But the atheists were fired up last night, showing up everywhere.  Two of them made it all the way to the church itself.   The first one,

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Layers

  Holy Wednesday “When it was evening, he reclined at the table with the Twelve.  And while they were eating, he said, “Amen, I say to you, one of you will betray me.”  Deeply distressed at this, they began to say to him one after another, “Surely it is not I, Lord?’” Matthew 26:20-22 Saint

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This Is No Time to Be Ashamed of the Gospel

Throughout this Holy Week of Easter, God needs us to reach out to those who have fallen away from faith Taking it to the streets! During Holy Week, over 200 “missionaries” composed of seminarians from the Legion of Christ — both youth and adults from Regnum Christi — are converging on the Cathedral of Old

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