Msgr. Gerard O’Connor is leading the Stations of the Cross each Friday of Lent at 7 p.m. at St. Mary Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. It is available online at

Being housebound, it brings back to me the comforting memory of childhood devotions in St. Mary Church in Shakopee, Minnesota. It also offers an opportunity to pay attention to the stations at the cathedral, which might otherwise escape notice during rare visits from non-parishioners.

Connie Manning

Northeast Portland