God is Love…God forgives unconditionally…with no strings attached. God is always present waiting for us to experience the loving embrace of the Divine. To me, it was obvious to see God’s tenderness made visible as you lovingly held your child throughout the Rite of Reconciliation. You, are your […]
After months of preparation, our children’s first experience of Reconciliation takes place this Saturday. This is my fourth year of sacramental preparation, and quite honestly, I do feel a little anxiety as the celebration of the Sacrament draws near.
Kudos to you dear parents and godparents for making this year of sacramental preparation so meaningful for your child. Throughout the past weeks so many of you have shared with me the many rituals marking this time of grace. You are fulfilling the baptismal promises you made when […]
My God, I am sorry for my sins with all of my heart… I recall preparing for my first confession, time was spent memorizing an act of contrition, and the formula for making a good confession. In religion class my teacher gave all of us prayer cards with the […]