“Pay it Forward” and Divine Mercy Sunday

“Pay it Forward” and Divine Mercy Many may remember a movie in 2000 called “Pay It Forward.” The lead line in the movie was, “When someone does you a good deed, don’t pay it back, pay it forward.” In Ryan Hyde’s movie it is described as an obligation to do three good...
A Kind of Modern Apparition of Mary

A Kind of Modern Apparition of Mary

Some time back I wrote about how moved I was by the “appearance” of Catherine Labouré at a Mass celebrated in the  Miraculous Medal shrine Philadelphia. All in attendance were caught off guard when Fr. Michael Carroll, Director of the Shrine, pointed...