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Christ is Risen!  Truly, He is risen.

May the light of Christ fill your hearts this Easter Day.

There is no better chant to describe the power of this day than the Exultet.  Listen to the Easter Proclamation sung by Sr Gertrude, last night at our Easter Vigil.  Read more for the text of this ancient hymn.

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April 12, 2020 Read More

Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord

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In other years: St Anselm of Canterbury (1033-1109)

Readings of the Day
RB: RB 64 The Election of an Abbot or Abbess
Mass: Acts 10:34a, 37-43; Resp Ps 118; Col 3:1-4 or 1 Cor 5:6b-8; SequenceVictimae paschali laudes; Jn 20:1-9

I have risen, and I am with you still, alleluia.

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April 21, 2019 Read More

The Transformational Power of Easter

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In the gospel reading of St. Luke, which we heard during the octave of Easter, the disciples recognized Jesus in the breaking of the bread.  Here in today’s gospel of St. John, before Thomas arrives on the scene with his doubts, Jesus shows his wounds and the disciples immediately recognize him.  What do these two recognitions of the Risen One tell us would be believers?

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