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Summer in the Little Oratory--Chapter Seven

(All Summer in the Little Oratory posts can be found here)

This chapter discusses devotions, in general (The rosary is next week :-) ). We’ve covered the… 760 more words

Jesus Teaching Me How to Enter into God's Rest

A couple of weeks ago I went to Adoration.  I was sitting there speaking to our Lord, and truly the conversation was not even headed in this direction.  419 more words


O virgin of God

O virgin of God
crested with divine purity
quiet she lay meekly
Hanging her gaze
On holy crispy

She stoop beside
running waters
listening as the wind… 71 more words


Daybook No. 68

Outside my windows::

It’s cloudy, it might rain. It’s very cool–about 75 or so, I think–which is really cool for Ohio in July! But I’m not complaining. 436 more words

Chesterton's 'Why I Am a Catholic'

Why I Am A Catholic


The difficulty of explaining “why I am a Catholic” is that there are ten thousand reasons all amounting to one reason: that Catholicism is true. 2,445 more words

We Are All Nazareans

So many American men and women have given their lives to liberate Iraq for ideals such as religious freedom and protection from persecution. Right now, Iraqi Christians are being… 106 more words

Much love for St. Martha

Today is the feast day of St. Martha, a woman who was a friend of Jesus (along with her sister Mary and brother Lazarus). I have a special place in my heart for her as she is patron saint for many things hospitality. 213 more words