The December Handmaidens will be a special one with an opportunity for a Day of Prayer, and ending with Las Posadas, dinner and Christmas Caroling in the neighborhood.
“Prayer…is nothing else than an intimate sharing between friends; it means taking time frequently to be alone with Him who we know loves us,” wrote St. Teresa of Avila. We need not be afraid to approach God in prayer. He desires that we bring Him our true selves – the real you conversing with the real God.
You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes upon you…” Acts 1:8 We all have times in our lives when we feel weak and powerless. It is in these moments that the Holy Spirit most desires to come as Strength in our weakness. As St. Paul teaches us “When I am weak, it is then that I am strong.” Discover the incredible strength of God when you confront the reality of human weakness!
Dear Friends, Praised be Jesus Christ! We'd like to provide some practical tips on celebrating the profound spirit of Advent, which begins on Sunday, December 2nd through December 24th. These are grace-filled days that prepare the heart for the coming of...
A Child has come to us wrapped in swaddling clothes against the chill of the night. He will show us how to bear the trials of life that lead to the joys beyond imagining.
By Sister Mary Joanne, O.C.D. She is incorrupt and has been declared Venerable, her life recognized as exemplifying heroic virtue. In 1911, Anne de Guigné came into this world, followed within four years by a brother, JoJo and two sisters, Lelaine and...