Posts tagged "Gabriel"

Three Angels and A College Dropout's Feast Day

Today is the triple feast day of Saints Michael, Gabriel and Raphael the only three angels with proper names in the scriptures. While preparing to do research for the three angels I ran across another saint who shares today’s feast day. Richard Rolle (1300?-1349) was a college drop out and prolific writer about the spiritual life.... Read more »

Just Say Yes!

Yesterday’s responsorial Psalm’s refrain was, “Here I am, Lord; I come to do your will.”  In the day’s Gospel, Mary says to the angel Gabriel, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord.  May it be done to me according to your word.” Have you said those words?  Have you answered God’s call?  Or did... Read more »