January 2018

The Omen In one section of the Sistine Chapel ceiling, Michelangelo painted the figures of the Hebrew prophets who foretold the coming of Christ.  Among them, he included a pagan Roman “witch”, the Cumaean Sibyl.  The reason for her inclusion is told in this ancient legend. One winter evening about … Continue Reading

LHM – December 2017 Message

THANKS, THANKS A LOT! The early Christian leader, St. Ambrose, wrote, “No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.”   Thanksgiving and Christmas thoughts fill our minds this time of year.  We reflect on the past year and take time to give thanks to our Heavenly Father for all … Continue Reading