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How I learned being a saint is as easy as ... bedtime

“What does it take to be a saint?” The great St. Thomas answered the question with two words:

“Will it.”

It sounds so simple. And it is God’s plan for each of us — no matter our station, our politics, our education, no matter our capacity to succeed in this world. 576 more words

Spirituality

Contemplation and Thomas Merton

Matterofprayer: A Year of Everyday Prayers – Thursday, March 2, 2017

Contemplation and Thomas Merton

This book Spiritual Classics has a sampling of many different types of Christians, and is all about a number of spiritual disciplines. 356 more words

As Brother Juniper was once entering Rome, the fame of his sanctity led many of the devout Romans to go out to meet him, but he, as soon as he saw this number of people coming, took it into his head to turn their devotion into sport and ridicule.

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Feasts And Commemorations

Saturday after the Third Sunday after Epiphany. On the Mother of Dolors Standing beneath the Cross.

On the Mother of Dolors Standing beneath the Cross.

PRAYER BEFORE MEDITATION.

My God, I firmly believe that Thou art here present. I acknowledge that on account of my many sins I am utterly unworthy to appear before Thy sacred countenance. 2,543 more words

01. January Devotions

Evangelizing Our Children with Joy!

It is with great happiness and excitement that I announce the debut of my new book  Evangelizing Our Children with Joy, released by Scepter Publishers. 1,425 more words

Parenting