Our Domestic Church: Mary Ellen Barrett is an active member of OLPH parish in Lindenhurst as well as a frequent contributor to Catholic Exchange. More of her writing can be found at her website, www.maryellenbarrett.com
The book. You know what I’m talking about. The book everyone seems to be talking
These are very exciting times in our diocese. We have been blessed by our
I’m on the hunt for a confirmation dress and it’s been a bit of a nightmare.
Freedom of religion refers to more than worship.
A few days after I turned in my last column I boarded a plane,
One billion Catholics. That is what current estimates say, that there are one billion
In my family ’tis the season for the car trip. The open road calls us and, like my parents
After searching for three days, Mary and Joseph find the twelve-year-old Jesus
Lately I’ve been making my husband and children a little nervous. They are concerned
I recently had the experience of driving to a supermarket that is out of my usual loop