On this Feast of St. Jane Frances de Chantal, what a joy it has been to come to know her more intimately as I researched and looked more deeply into her life again today to write this! O, what wisdom, humility, strength and gentleness I have found in her words! May
“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 11 of 33: WEEK 2: Contemplate the Our Father as we take St. Maximilian Kolbe as our guide. Action: Resolve to pray a complete set of mysteries of the Rosary
“By thy Holy and Immaculate Conception, O Mary, Deliver Us from Evil.” – Part II on Our Lady of America
In this second in my series on the approved apparitions of Our Lady of America, (which I write on the Feast of the North American Martyrs, September 26th – the day that Our Lady first appeared as Our Lady of America), [See Part I in the Series on Our Lady of America here, where I
Today, on Day 9, we have the opportunity to make our Total Consecration to Jesus through the Immaculate! In these days of preparation we have tried to prepare ourselves for this day of Consecration. Now it is time to consider more fully what this entails: What is Total Consecration to the Immaculate? “Consecration “began at
St. Thomas Aquinas is widely known and hailed as one of the most brilliant theologians of the Church, writing the Summa Theologica, a work that sought to encompass the whole of Theology (the Study of God). Do you ever wonder who taught St. Thomas? Who formed him and helped him to achieve such
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