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Let nothing disturb you,
Let nothing frighten you,
All things are passing away:
God never changes.
Patience obtains all things
Whoever has God lacks nothing;

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the new carmelite priest

Morning prayer has just ended at St. Elias Priory in Middletown. Father Mike has enjoined Brother Charles, soon to be ordained, to await his turn to be interviewed. 75 more words

Friday Fictioneers


The theme of “enough” comes up over and over in Scripture and the lives of the saints. I have found that reflecting on it and taking concrete action based on it is fruitful. 32 more words


Nada te Turbe/ Nothing can Trouble

Nada te turbe, nada te espante.
Quien a Dios tiene, nada le falta.
Nada te turbe, nada te espante.
Solo Dios basta.

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“Truth suffers, but never dies.”

-St. Teresa of Avila


Opening up to the "God of Surprises"

A friend of mine lost his mother this past autumn.  He was a good son – truly generous and always there for his mother during the illness preceding her death. 744 more words

Pope Francis