Hello friends and family! I know it has been a while since I last posted (about a year actually), but I am back at it again! Tomorrow (Friday, March 10) I have the incredible opportunity to leave for Queretaro, Mexico to serve for just over a week at a Mission for youth that have unstable… Read More On the road again!
My apologies for the confusion on the blog post yesterday! Since I accidentally posted it early it sent the email out at that point. But when I posted the finished version it did not send out an updated email. So for those of you that may have missed it, here is the link to yesterday’s… Read More Bus, train, train, bus…
Sorry to anyone who got an email that I posted earlier – I pressed the wrong button and posted before it was ready! The best part of being Catholic, Easter is just beginning! Right now we are in the octave of Easter and then we go into the Easter Season, that’s right an entire season… Read More Easter isn’t over!!
I accidentally posted before I was ready, still working on the actual post, it will be out shortly!! Mi dispiace!
HAPPY EASTER! This is the day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad! For our Lord has risen from the dead, concurring sin and death, setting the captives free and winning for us the salvation of the world!! Alleluia! Alleluia! Alleluia! We got up this morning and had breakfast at the… Read More He is Risen, He is Truly Risen!!
We got up this morning and went downstairs for breakfast, then we went back up and grabbed our bags and checked out of the Institue (they had a room up front where we were able to leave our bags). Then we made our way over to Castle Sant’Angelo to begin our Pilgrimage to the Holy… Read More Doors of Mercy – Holy Saturday
Celina and I slept in a little today and didn’t get up until 8:00 which was fantastic, we have been going at it pretty hard these past few days so it was nice to be able to sleep in just a bit. Then we went downstairs for breakfast. Since today is Good Friday we knew… Read More Good Friday
We were up this morning bright and early (more like dark and early) to catch the first bus down into the city to get the the train station. Our train was scheduled to depart at 8:39 but with the fiasco of missing the train the other day we didn’t want to take any risks so… Read More Rome Sweet Home
It was an early morning in Assisi, we woke up around 6:00 to shower and get ready. Let me tell you, that memory foam mattress was amazing! If you ever go to Assisi I would STRONGLY recommend staying at the Hotel Sorella Luna, it was very reasonably priced, the views are amazing, it is incredibly… Read More Assisi
We woke up this morning around 7:00am and I have to say that may have been the best nights of sleep I have had in quite a long time! I am sure a lot of it just has to do with the fact that I hadn’t been able to sleep lying flat in 48 hours… Read More Pilgrimage or Spa?