Monthly Archives: August 2012

“In the silence and depths of my heart, O Lord…..”

Hello everyone! This week we celebrated two beautiful and prominent feasts of Carmel! On this past Friday, we celebrated the Feast of St. Bartholomew, and on that very day 450 years ago St. Teresa of Avila founded the Carmel of … Continue reading

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Our Lady of the Most Blessed Sacrament – Pray for Us!

“Jesus said to the crowds: ‘I am the living bread that came down from Heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give is my flesh for the life of the world (John 6:51).” … Continue reading

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A Hymn of Thanksgiving to Our Blessed Mother

Hello everyone! As you all know, I am trying to carry on the tradition of the Saturday devotion to the Blessed Mother, by posting a prayer or some other reflection in her honor. Yes, I’ll admit I have not been … Continue reading

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Ave Crux, Spes Unica – Hail Cross, Only Hope!

Hello everyone, Happy feast day, especially to all Carmelites! Today we celebrate the feast of the great Carmelite sister and martyr, St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (also known by her birth name, Edith Stein). Edith was a brilliant woman … Continue reading

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Forward March, O Soldiers of Jesus Christ!

Hello everyone, Happy Feast Day! Today we celebrate the feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola. St. Ignatius was a soldier. First, he devoted his loyalty and service to the King of Spain. However, following a painful and difficult conversion, St. … Continue reading

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