On this Feast, this Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary – this HOLY Day – I’m struggling with the weight of my sin and the sins of the world. Sometimes, the recognition of how much I’ve fallen presses in on me. Today was such a day. At times the truth of who
To Win All Souls for Christ through Mary and the Miraculous Medal: Day 3 in the Preparation for Total Consecration According to St. Maximilian Kolbe
On this day 3 of our preparation for total consecration we will ponder Maximilian’s Goal to Win all Souls for Christ through Mary. Contemplating Mary as not only our Mother, but the Mother of all souls – surely spurred St. Maximilian to understand that a Mother cannot be happy if any one of her children
“I am all yours, and all that I have is yours, O most loving Jesus, through Mary, your most holy Mother” (True Devotion, 233). DAY 16 of 33: SECTION 2: Contemplate the Our Father as we take St. Maximilian Kolbe and St. Mother Teresa as our guides. Action: 1. Resolve to pray a complete set
Incomparable Joy and Protection Amid Suffering: Day 6 in the Preparation for Total Consecration According to St. Maximilian Kolbe
On Day 6 of our preparation we will contemplate how Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary offers both protection from evil, as well as great joy in the midst of suffering, if we are living in union with Christ. Total Consecration Provides Protection in the Midst of Nuclear Warfare: When the atomic bombs were dropped
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.
I love to spend time with family and friends, as well as go to daily Mass, adore and pray, learn, travel, write and create beautiful things!
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