by Jane Carver
"Alleluia, alleluia. Tomorrow shall the iniquity of the earth be abolished: and the Savior of the world shall reign over us. Alleluia." - Alleluia from the Vigil of Christmas
The events of Christmas 1914 during the first world war are true and astounding! At that time, Pope Benedict XV called for a temporary cease fire for the feast of Christmas 1914. The parties at war did not officially declare this moment of peace but one night, a brave German stepped into no-man's-land and began singing Stille Nacht, Silent Night. His song was joined by many others from both sides of the fight. The French, the British and the Germans all began singing, greeting one another cordially, sharing food and drink and even helping one another to bury their dead. The fighting had ceased in the name of Jesus Christ, the newborn King.
Even though we are not currently participating in a world war, our souls still hang in the balance between time and eternity. This Advent, we have been making war on our passions, our attachments to the things of the world and to ourselves. Tonight at midnight, the King of Peace will come into our souls bringing with Him many graces and lights according to the dispositions of our souls. He calls for a cease fire in order to bring us the plenitude of His grace.
- by Jane Carver
Comments will be approved before showing up.
by Jane Carver
The weekend of October 4 - 6 was acclaimed as "the best Conference yet" by many attendees!
Angelus Press is the premier source of information on the Traditional Latin Mass and the practice of an integral Catholic Faith in today's world.
As an apostolate of the Catholic press, we have the mission of spreading the Catholic Faith through the printed word by our Traditional Catholic books and magazine publications.
Read more »
Get the latest blog post, sales, new releases and more sent to your inbox