What do they mean for us today?
- Written by Northwest Catholic
Christmas is easy to celebrate in ways that are fun. But it’s tough to say “Gather round, everybody! It’s time to fast and contemplate our mortality!” at Lent. Still, there are lots of ways to observe this sacred time.
As executive director of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Tacoma-Pierce County, I am often asked why I do what I do. My answer comes in the form of a story.