THE NOW WORD ON MASS READINGS
for February 17th, 2014
Opt. Memorial of The Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Order
Liturgical texts here
AS I sat to write this meditation over the weekend, my wife was in the other room with terrible cramps. An hour later, she miscarried our tenth baby at the twelfth week of her pregnancy. Even though I had been praying from day one for the baby’s health and a safe delivery… God said no.