Tag Archives: Jesus Christ

Happy Birthday, Blessed Mother!

Happy Birthday! Today, the Church celebrates the birthday of a humble, lowly servant; a woman who played a pivotal role in Salvation History. This woman is none other than the Blessed Virgin Mary herself – Mother of Jesus and our … Continue reading

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“The Final Audition”

So yesterday was the annual audition for the string orchestra, of which I am a current member as a violist. Each year, I anticipate this event with eagerness and a touch of nervous excitement. If all goes well, I’ll continue … 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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Novena to the Holy Spirit (Day 9)

Novena to the Holy Spirit Ninth Day The fruits of the Holy Spirit  “The gifts of the Holy Spirit perfect the supernatural virtues by enabling us to practice them with greater docility to divine inspiration. As we grow in the … Continue reading

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Novena to the Holy Spirit (Day 8)

Novena to the Holy Spirit Eighth Day The Gift of Wisdom  “Embodying all the other gifts, as charity embraces all other virtues, Wisdom is the most perfect of the gifts. Of wisdom it is written “all good things came to … Continue reading

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Novena to the Holy Spirit (Day 7)

Novena to the Holy Spirit Seventh Day The Gift of Counsel   “The gift of Counsel endows the soul with supernatural prudence, enabling it to judge promptly and rightly what must be done, especially in difficult circumstances. Counsel applies the … Continue reading

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