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Why does our Lord reprimand Martha for being busy? His greatest desire is to spend personal time with us … what we call prayer.
The Sacred Heart of Jesus is a glimpse into the heart of God because Jesus taught us that when we see Him, we see the Father.
There is a special closeness and perspective that our friendship with the Saints can bring to us. God delights in this exchange of spiritual goods.
Of the three persons of the Blessed Trinity, it is the Holy Spirit who is hardest to grasp, who is ethereal and more elusive, and harder to grasp.
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.
When we were baptized, and adopted into the family of God, Mary became our spiritual mother. As our mother, Mary teaches us how to stand in Christ, protecting and strengthening us with her prayers.
There are many other little ways in which we can place ourselves in the presence of God throughout the course of the day.
Why do people need or even want to make a retreat? I’ve never understood that, given the wonderful options I have right here at home through my parish, and, of course, the vast array of media opportunities we have now.
February brings us the beautiful feast day of Our Lady of Lourdes…..do you know how this feast is connected with Mother Luisita?
Pius legend states that the miraculous statue of the Infant Jesus of Prague once belonged to Saint Teresa of Avila.