(Herbert F. Smith,
Unless you are a model correction
taker, be slow to give it.Correct like a friend and fellow
sinner, not like an enemy.Knowing how you resent unjust
correction, never inflict it.Harping on past faults is not
correction but co ...
prayers and well-wishes for all those beginning school in these weeks – whether
at home or abroad!
is the feast of St. Gregory the Great who was pope from 590-604. During his reign as pope, he endured a plague
in Rome ...
We hope everyone is having a ‘peaceful’ return to school! It is encouraging to see many parents involved in the education of their children this fall, especially religious instruction.
course of the last many months I have been try ...
week one of the meditations in the Magnificat struck me. The following quote is from Fr. Walter Ciszek
who was a Jesuit priest imprisoned by the communists in the Soviet Union for 23
years – some of them in solitary confinement.
Wednesday, July 29, 2020, Our Lord called Fr. Jim Shelton to Himself. Where do you start to write about this man
who lived a truly human life many times over?
He was always a faithful Catholic.
It seemed as if he had adventure in hi ...
You may have
noticed a few ‘new’ things around the campus this past weekend – four picnic
tables by the pond and fresh-painted curbs.
Due to the cancellation of our diocesan WorkCamp, our teens did their
own local WorkCamp entirely outdoors. ...
You may have
noticed a tall priest at Holy Trinity the last week. Fr. Peter Fegan is a Dominican Friar who will
be one of our full-time parochial vicars.
It is a bit of a homecoming for him as he grew up just off Vint Hill
Road in Fauquier C ...
will be the final weekend at Holy Trinity for Fr. Isaiah. He will be returning to Uganda where his
order, the Apostles of Jesus, has many apostolates. We thank him for his dedicated service to God
and the people of Holy Trinity ...
On July 4, 1776 56 members of the Congress in the Colonies
declared themselves independent of unjust English rule. The signing of the Declaration of
Independence serves as the date of independence for the United States of America. How the no ...
How often in
the history of our nation – indeed the world – has there been civil
strife? How often has there been threat
of contagion and disease? Who found
peace in those times? Where did they
find true peace – in their own hear ...