Tag Archives: Jesus

“You are the All Beautiful, O Mary!”

Today, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception. As Catholics, we believe that Mary, the Holy Mother of God, was preserved, by the grace of God, before-hand from all stain of original sin. Pope Pius IX so beautifully said, … Continue reading

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“We are an Easter people………. Alleluia!”

A Reading from the Holy Gospel according to John: “Jesus said to His disciples: “If the world hates you, realize that it hated me first. If you belonged to the world, the world would love its own; but because you … Continue reading

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“O daughter Zion, shout for joy…. your King shall come to you!”

This weekend, we celebrate Palm Sunday and commemorate Our Lord’s triumphant entry into Jerusalem. We also recall, as we listen to His Passion read aloud, how in a matter of days the crowd crying “Hosanna to the Son of David,” … Continue reading

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“All the kings of the world shall bow down in worship.”

Praise God! This is my first post of 2013! I am so grateful to God for another year and  eager to continue to be a part of the New Evangelization. I also deeply appreciate the kindness of those of you … Continue reading

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“A shoot shall sprout……..”

“A shoot shall spout from the stump of Jesse, and from his roots a bud shall blossom.” This excerpt from the 11th Chapter of the Book of Isaiah comprises the reading for today’s Morning Prayer in the Divine Office. Today, … Continue reading

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“God Alone Sufficeth!”

Hello everyone, oh I am so excited. Today we celebrate the Feast day of my favorite saint – the great Carmelite mystic and Doctor of the Church, St. Teresa of Avila (St. Teresa of Jesus). Teresa was a woman of … Continue reading

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To Our Lady, For Students

Alas, the respite of Summer is drawing to a close and the time to head back to school comes upon us. We enjoyed our period rest and thank Our Lord for giving us this time to “calm down and catch … Continue reading

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