My husband handed me a prayer book one winter morning about two years ago. “Magnificat” read its beautiful cover.
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One of the clearest expressions of joy in the Gospel came from one of the most hope-filled women, Saint Elizabeth.
What leads to discouragement? Discouragement enters into our lives when we place hope in ourselves, in others, or in created things.
I have a friend who inspires me to be holy through her actions. When I feel distraught or tempted to despair, her response is always prayer, service, and sacrifice.
The evening of June 8, 1985 was a memorable one for Saint Thérèse of Lisieux. With her community of Carmelites, Saint Thérèse listened to the obituary of Sister Anne-Marie of Jesus, a fellow Carmelite Sister in a neighboring monastery.
Let us hold unwaveringly to our confession that gives us hope, for he who made the promise is trustworthy. // Hebrews 10:23 Hope and trust. These two words roll off our tongues so easily. Yet it is difficult to plant…
Happy new year, friend! As we still soak in the Christmas season while looking ahead to the dawn of a new year, we are thrilled to be stepping into 2022 with you, in prayer.
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At the beginning of this new year, at the dawn of our time together in this year’s Prayer Pledge, we contemplated this quote about the Rosary from Blessed Bartolo Longo:
Saint Josemaria Escriva said: “The Holy Rosary is a powerful weapon. Use it with confidence and you’ll be amazed at the results.”
I have been a faithful Catholic since I was baptized as an infant and, as difficult as it might be to believe, prior to my invitation to travel to Lourdes, France, I had never heard of Our Lady of Lourdes. I never knew that the Virgin Mary appeared to Saint Bernadette in 1858, identifying herself as the Immaculate Conception, and revealing a spring of healing water that has led millions of pilgrims to travel to France praying to be healed.