Mary revealed herself to us by saying: “I am the Immaculate Conception” in Lourdes, France in 1858 — when the young girl, Bernadette, to whom she had been appearing, asked her who she was. I spoke of the Consecrating ourselves to Mary in a previous post. By contemplating this Consecration, it will help us to
They said therefore unto him: Lord, give us always this bread. And Jesus said to them: I am the bread of life: he that comes to me shall not hunger: and he that believes in me shall never thirst. (John 6:34-35) Then Jesus said to them: Amen, amen, I say unto you: Except you eat
Each day we have the opportunity to enter more deeply into the minds of the greatest and holiest men and women of our Church that ever lived throughout the centuries of the Church’s existence. We can do this by praying the official prayers of the Church, called the Divine Office or oftentimes the Breviary. Each day,
On this anniversary of Pope St. John Paul II’s death on April 2, 2005, I wanted to share the amazing firsthand account of a meeting he had with the reported visionary, Mirjana Soldo, in July 1987. Mirjana writes about the meeting in her autobiography, My Heart Will Triumph. While visiting the Vatican with a Croatian
INVITATION TO TOTAL CONSECRATION: "Because that is Our Lord’s Will and also our Dearest Heavenly Mother’s"
I want to share a quick INVITATION TO TOTAL CONSECRATION with you. God has put it so strongly on my heart to gather people together in making a formal Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary. I’m absolutely convinced this is vitally important -not only for ourselves – but for our children, our marriages, our homes
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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