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Tuesday of the first week of
Sister Mary Helen had a case of the blahs! Sitting alone in her small, cold basement office, she stared into space. These are not your ordinary Monday-morning blahs, she thought, dumping a stack of Christmas cards into the wastepaper basket. This is serious. The cards hit the bottom with a metallic thud.
Furthermore, today wasn’t even Monday. It was Tuesday, the first Tuesday in Ordinary Time.
Ordinary Time! Ugh! That was one of the few liturgical reforms set in motion by the Second Vatican Council that she totally oppo