Daily Archives: September 21, 2009

Ogdensburg Diaconate Ordinations

Last Saturday, September 19, the diocese of Ogdensburg, New York, ordained a new class of twelve deacons. One is Mark Bennett, from the parish of St. Peter in Plattsburgh.  I met Mark last year as I visited Plattsburgh and had … Continue reading


St. Matthew

Today is the feast of St. Matthew. St. Bede the Venerable wrote a beautiful piece on the calling of St. Matthew, which we read this morning in the Office of Readings. Here it is, in part. (My translation into English.) … Continue reading

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