Hey friends! Check out my new post on Austin Catholic New Media! "As Catholics, we're usually pretty good at sacrificing. That is to say, we've usually had some practice with it, and we're used to talking about it as part of our faith life. Most of us focused on it daily for the past 6 weeks! Now, in these next 7 weeks, let us focus on REJOICING! Ever notice that the Easter Season is longer than Lent? The Lord knows that after walking with Him through the desert, we need to feast for longer than we fasted! Why is it that each night in Lent we ask ourselves if we were faithful to our Lenten strivings, yet in Easter we do not daily rejoice with the Lord in His victory and thank Him?" Read the rest here!