Goodreads Giveaway Gift

It's the season of giveaways & gifts! And I'm happy to announce a Christmas gift in the form of a new giveaway for Cinders of Castlerea on Goodreads. It starts on Dec 1, 2017 and will go on till the end of the month. You heard that right! An entire month so you can sign [...]

Why Spiritually Prepare for Christmas through Advent?

The number one thing that I would do is spend more time in prayer and just ask the Lord to show you why Advent is so special, what the incarnation means, why should I be participating in the season? Gretchen Filz Gretchen is a Lay Dominican with a passion for fostering an increase inĀ  Catholic [...]

Easter Gift Ideas

Its going to be Easter in a fortnight. We're already gearing up for Holy Week. This weekend the Redemptorist Missions in our parish will conclude with a solemn high Mass. We're so close to Passion Week. But gifts! What do you give for Easter? Because Lent is such a deeply spiritual time, I don't believe [...]