OLPH Parish | Advent | Our Lady of Guadalupe, and ME!
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OLPH Parish | Advent | Our Lady of Guadalupe, and ME!

Our Theme for this Week: The Sacred Art of Mary. As we search for great works of art around Mary and the birth of Jesus, may these reflections help bring us closer to Him through her. “A great sign appeared in the sky, a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet,...

OLPH Parish | Advent | The Immaculate Conception, a Portrait of our Queen
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OLPH Parish | Advent | The Immaculate Conception, a Portrait of our Queen

Our Theme for this Week: The Sacred Art of Mary. As we search for great works of art around Mary and the birth of Jesus, may these reflections help bring us closer to Him through her. The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin: Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, 17th Century Residing at the Walters Art Museum, Baltimore...

OLPH Parish | Advent | A Christmas Carol, Starring The Muppets
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OLPH Parish | Advent | A Christmas Carol, Starring The Muppets

May these reflections give you some thought as to how our favorite movies/specials teach us about God entering the World. A Viewing of The Muppet’s Christmas Carol: the Path of Conversion and the Suffering Christ Broadly considered, this childhood classic reveals a story of conversion embodied through the person of Ebenezer Scrooge, who meets the...

OLPH Parish | Advent | Jesus, Home Alone?
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OLPH Parish | Advent | Jesus, Home Alone?

May these reflections give you some thought as to how our favorite movies/specials teach us about God entering the World. Home Alone: A Reflection on Fear, Family, and the desires of our Hearts “I made my family disappear”- one of the greatest lines said by Kevin McCallister to the camera while moving his eyebrows up...

OLPH Parish | Advent | It IS a Wonderful Life!
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OLPH Parish | Advent | It IS a Wonderful Life!

May these reflections give you some thought as to how our favorite movies/specials teach us about God entering the World. “To my brother George the richest man in town.” George Bailey, a man with dreams, a man who thought he knew his life’s plan, where he ought to go, and what he ought to do....

OLPH Parish | Welcome Advent 2019!!
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OLPH Parish | Welcome Advent 2019!!

“You have brought them abundant joy and great rejoicing.” – Isaiah 9:1-2 To help keep our focus on this time to grow with wonder for Christmas we offer you this year’s OLPH Advent & Christmas Prayer Calendar (page 3 of our linked OLPH Advent packet).  The goal of this prayer calendar is to approach each...