Vanity

“Do not store up treasures for yourselves on earth, where moths and woodworms destroy them and thieves can break in and steal. But store up treasures for yourselves in heaven, where neither moth nor woodworms destroy them and thieves cannot break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.”…

Christ is Risen! He is Risen Indeed!

Dear brothers, sisters, and friends, Christ is risen! When I used to attend a Slavonic language Catholic church, on Easter morning we would greet each other with the Paschal Greeting: “Christos voskresе”, followed by the response “Voistinu voskresе!” – meaning “Christ is risen,” with the response, “He is risen indeed!” In Latin we can say,…