As usual we hear about the Roman Station for today, which happens to be the station for all four Ember Fridays of the year. And there is a very cool bit of trivia about the number 38.
Today we hear from a work of Joseph Ratzinger, a book of Lenten reflections written years before his election. I have an autographed copy, as a matter of fact.
Today more and more individuals are of the opinion that religion is a waste of time, that only social action can make a significant contribution to man’s well-being. As a result, it will require a kind of miracle to make us let ourselves be lifted up to what is higher