I wrote this last year in the midst of celebrations. Now, in this time of social distancing and quarantines (as we are living with a pandemic virus of sickness, panic and fear…) the celebrations aren’t present this year, and perhaps that is a good thing. We have so much more time for quiet and prayer
An integral part of Our Lady’s reported messages in Medjugorje call us to fast. From the first reported appearances, she said: “I would like the world to pray with me these days. As much as possible, to fast strictly on Wednesdays and Fridays…” “Dear children, today I invite you to start fasting with the
John Paul II, we love you! John Paul II, we love you! John Paul II, we love you! I can still hear this chant echoing in my soul. I was blessed to be part of the nearly one million souls who welcomed him in Denver in 1993, celebrating the theme: “I came that they might
I want to share a beautiful and profound homily by Reverend Edmond Kline. Many people have offered thanks to me for sharing this sermon- even a dear friend who’s husband committed suicide after being abused by a predatory priest. She said: “I printed out this homily and will read it again and again.” Because it is so
Help for fasting on this Wednesday of the 1st Week of Lent: “Prayer is greatly aided by fasting and watching and every kind of bodily chastisement. In this regard each of you must do what you can. Thus, the weaker will not hold back the stronger, and the stronger will not press the weaker. You
Catholic Wife and Mom, Speaker, Teacher and Retreat Leader, MA in Theology
Besides coordinating Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration for my parish, I am an active and sought after retreat leader, teacher and speaker in the Diocese of Wichita, as well as a writer, artist and pilgrim.
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