Today, July 26th, is the Feast of Saints Joachim and Anne. How deeply Mary’s mom and dad must love this place where it is reported that Mary, Our Queen of Peace and their little girl, has been coming daily for over 38 years! If this is really true, how much they must be praying for
Imagine giant redwoods bending beneath the force of the wind as they sway several hundred feet back and forth towards the ground without breaking. A priest recently spoke of this – sharing that equally impressive to the redwoods’ towering height is their massive root system that intertwines with the roots of other redwoods around them. As their roots stretch
Gian Lorenzo Bernini, Saint Peter’s Basilica. I wanted to share this beautiful reflection as we continue to pray for an outpouring of the Holy Spirit to come and renew the face of the earth! Holy Spirit, Come! From a catechetical instruction by Saint Cyril of Jerusalem, bishopThe living water of the Holy Spirit The water
In the midst of such evil and terrorism, and knowing the great numbers of martyrdoms taking place throughout the world, it is edifying for me to read about the bravery and the faith of the martyrs of the early Church. May the witness of Justin and the accounting of his words, help us grow in
Day 4 Readings and Prayers for St. Louis de Montfort's 33 Day of Consecration to Jesus through Mary – An Online Guide
Readings and Prayers for St. Louis-Marie de Montfort’s Total Consecration to Jesus through Mary 12 Days of Preparation renouncing the spirit of the world Praying over and reading the Teaching of Christ Praying with the Heart Examining our conscience Learning about Mary’s place in God’s plan Day 4 of 33: Meditate on Imitation of Christ, by
What an amazing day! Every year on this date, Our Blessed Mother of Medjugorje gives a special message to Mirjana! It happens to be Mirjana’s birthday, but Mirjana has said Mary doesn’t come because it’s her birthday, but because this date has a special place in God’s plan. Mirjana says: “When everything starts happening, then
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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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