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Father Mike
November 4, 2014

A rebirth of romance: infinite desire for beauty

A rebirth of romance: infinite desire for beauty – Fr Michael Enright. “As first published in Sacred Architecture, there Issue 26, 2014″ In a talk at Wheaton College a few years ago, Gil Bailie outlined the beginnings of our modern Western idea of romantic love. You might think that all cultures have always shared our […]

October 24, 2012

Joy and Hope

Joy and Hope: The Church in today’s world. This fifth of six short articles on the Second Vatican Council speaks to the longest document issued by the Council. The apostolic constitution Gaudium et spes addressed the reason Pope John XXIII called the Council: to change the relation between the Church and the world so that […]

June 19, 2012


Whenever we celebrate Mass, see we are uniting ourselves to the heavenly liturgy, the endless celebration around God’s throne, where the angels and saints sing in perpetual joy and adoration. Nearly every preface at Mass reflects this reality when just before the “Holy Holy” at Mass, we say that we are joining the angels and […]