The Lord of Ascension

by Ciel Tagaza “for John baptized with water, but you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit not many days from now.” So when they had come together, they were asking Him, saying, “Lord, is it at this time You … Continue reading

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Staying Connected

by Ciel Tagaza The challenge for many Catholics is understanding worship, why we do what we do every Sunday in church. Some even question the need for community. For many whose knowledge and understanding of our Faith are limited to … Continue reading

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Worship & Work

by Ciel Tagaza When you are busily keeping up with the demands of home, school and/or work (or many jobs), relationships and other social responsibilities, how do you make space for prayer and worship in your already crowded life? We … Continue reading

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The Power of Place

by Ciel Tagaza Christian holy sites give pilgrims a sensory experience of the history of their faith and salvation. Just as places of worship where we remember Christ’s death and resurrection in the Eucharist make it conducive for us to … Continue reading

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The Little Flock

by Ciel Tagaza In a recent trip to Cappadocia, I had a glimpse of where the early Christians lived and worshiped. Cappadocians are mentioned in the Book of Acts, and it is believed that St. Paul established one of the … Continue reading

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