Month: February 2014

A Candlemas Homily

Homily for the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord in the Temple February 2, 2014 Old St Joseph’ Church at St. Norbert College(De Pere, WI) Readings: Malachi 3: 1-4; Psalm 24; Hebrews 2: 14-18; Luke 2: 22-40 The Van Wickle Gates at Brown University are…

getting to know you again

getting to know you again A student recently asked me if anything had happened in our Norbertine Order between the death of our founder St. Norbert in 1134 and the arrival from Holland of St Norbert College’s founder, Father Bernard Pennings, in 1893. He knew of…