Category Archives: A Prodigious Love

Prodigious Love: A Vision of Ourselves

"Called into relationship by the Holy Spirit and centered in the Eucharist, St. Margaret Mary Parish is a welcoming community, sent to serve as Christ did." Members of St. Margaret Mary parish have a vision statement that says we are "centered in the Eucharist." It is a vision for our parish that tells a lot…
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A Prodigious Love: Amen

What is contained in our "Amen" response when we receive the Body and Blood of Christ in Holy Communion? Does our Amen lead us to understand the challenging claim made by Pope Leo XIII when he said, "The renovation of the world will be brought about only by the Holy Eucharist."? Does our Amen allows…
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A Prodigious Love: What We’ll Find

People of many faiths want to go to heaven, even though they have never been there. Since heaven is far beyond our human ability to fully understand, we can't anticipate all that we'll find there. This week's Year of the Eucharist quote from Pope St. Pius X suggests that the Eucharist gives us a taste…
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A Prodigious Love: Signs of Love

Perhaps it is simple human nature to need to see signs that we are loved. Perhaps that is why there is Valentine's Day. Perhaps that is why people keep photos of their loved ones close to them. Perhaps that is why simple words and acts of kindness can mean so much. Many years ago Jesus…
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