In the Roman Catholic Church, January 1 is a holy day of obligation. It is the Solemnity of Mary.
And it seems that in 2014, I spent quite a bit of time praying for various reasons and people so I really did feel obligated to attend the vigil Mass at St. Anne. I approached the church from a different direction and decided to park in front of the church instead of the back parking lot.
The lights were just coming on and it the bell tower was glowing.
On Sunday, I didn't take a photo of the church decorated for Christmas. It really doesn't need much ornamentation.
I made it to 12 - I tell myself I always know when a bipolar depressive episode is hitting me. I get achingly tired, but I also get TIRED. Despondent. Hoarse. Blurry. I can ...
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