Lent with a Cross

Lent with a Cross

As our Lenten retreat comes to a close, we pause to reflect on our journey so far.  For me, this Lenten season was not the journey I originally planned or prayed for.  Reading through my previous blog posts here at Of Sound Mind and Spirit about preparing...
Lent with a Cross

Mary’s “Yes” to God

On today, the Feast of the Annunciation, we remember Mary’s absolute “Yes” to God.  When the angel Gabriel spoke to her of God’s will, she did not hide, ask questions, or even hesitate.  Mary simply said, “Behold, I am the...