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The Secrets of Your Grandmother’s Rosary

The Secrets of Your Grandmother’s Rosary

This is the faith that she passed to my mother, who in turn passed it on to me. And so goes the chain of faith, like the chain of the rosary that links our souls to God. Faithful pilgrims on the journey know that the road of life can be rough, yet what tender links of gospel love we finger upon each bead. A grateful heart I lift to God for the witness of my grandmother’s rosary.

A reflection on Easter

A reflection on Easter

The ultimate among Solemnities, the greatest among Feasts – Easter is the day we celebrate the crowning, central truth of our faith in Jesus Christ.

A Valentine from Saint John of the Cross

A Valentine from Saint John of the Cross

 The Living Flame of Love by St. John of the Cross   O living flame of Love That tenderly wounds my soul in its deepest center! Since now You are not oppressive, Now perfect me if it be your will: Tear through the veil of this sweet encounter!   O sweet cautery,...