Miracles of Spring: An Easter Homily

Miracles of Spring: An Easter Homily

This homily was delivered by Francis Gargani, CSsR, at the Easter Vigil Mass on Holy Saturday, March 30, 2024 Cellophane bees – miracles of Spring?  Who knew?! If you’re not aware, an aggregate of cellophane bees have made their nests on the beautiful property here,...
Protecting Pollinators

Protecting Pollinators

Last week small, sandy nests began popping up on the grounds of our administrative offices at Mariandale. They caught the eye of Karalyn Lamb, a local naturalist on a bird walk, who paused and snapped the above photo of a ground nesting bee emerging from her nest....