Dear Blessed Joseph, What a wondrous gift you were (are) to Mary… to Jesus… to us! God knew how much Mary and Jesus needed you … Your love Your protection Your kindness, your faith, your strength and your courage. How humble you are How filled with love How hidden and selfless was your role. How
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
Detail of Hosios Loukas, Greece, 11th century It is Finished!!!! These words hit me – touched me like they had never done before. “It is finished!” ( Jn 19:30) I had rarely, if ever, truly spent time contemplating these words. But, alone in our Church this past Tuesday of Holy Week, I was touched to
“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 27 of 33: SECTION 4: ENTERING INTO GREAT HEIGHTS OF HOLINESS DESTINED FOR THOSE CONSECRATED TO MARYToday we will contemplate the holiness Mary leads us to …taking Mary herself, St.
Do you want to be a saint? Do you think its something that is beyond your grasp? Something that only the perfect — those who do amazing fasts and penances — or only those who died heroically for Christ can achieve? If this is your idea of sainthood — very few of us
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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