Please click the link below for the four minute homily of Msgr. Andrew Wadsworth, Superior/Moderator of the Oratory in-Formation at Saint Thomas Apostle Church in Washington, DC on the Feast of the Purification of Blessed Virgin Mary – Candlemas – Feb 2nd
“The lord of the temple comes to his temple . . . as the first fulfillment of the salvation which he will fulfill on the cross.”
Today is also the day to take down your Christmas lights as the feast of Christmas is concluded and your last opportunity to visit the crib!
St. Philip Neri’s Maxim of the Day:
“Devotion to the Blessed Virgin is actually necessary, because there is no better means of obtaining God’s graces than through His most holy mother.”