Why Nuestra Señora de la O? by Siniculus

Why do we Hispanics call the Blessed Virgin, under the title of her Expectation of Childbirth, Our Lady of the O? We reproduce part of the following passage in from the unpublished manuscript on the misa de aguinaldo by this author. . THE MANY NAMES OF THE FEAST . It is important to highlight the … Continue reading Why Nuestra Señora de la O? by Siniculus

The Expectation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

This feast reminds us that we, too, expectantly wait for the grace and joy of Our Lord and Savior, born on Christmas day. We remember that Jesus was “pre-born” at the moment of the Incarnation, that the Word became flesh when Our Blessed Mother assented to God’s plan, as she spoke to the Archangel Gabriel … Continue reading The Expectation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

12 things to know and share about the Holy Trinity

The Church teaches that the Holy Trinity is the central mystery of the Christian Faith. But how much do you know about this mystery? What is its history? What does it mean? 1. Where does the word "Trinity" come from? It comes from the Latin word trinitas, which means "three" or "triad." The Greek equivalent … Continue reading 12 things to know and share about the Holy Trinity