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Each one of you is to stay in his own cell or nearby, pondering the Lord’s law day and night and keeping watch at his prayers unless attending to some other duty.

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Carmelite

Walking Wounded

“How’s your soul?” I ask my people this question a lot.

I want to approach this subject with an honest moment right up front: This is big. 1,444 more words

Coping with persecution

Since Christ suffered in his body, arm yourselves also with the same attitude, because whoever suffers in the body is done with sin. As a result, they do not live the rest of their earthly lives for evil human desires, but rather for the will of God. 412 more words

Books

Better Gifts

“Do you want me to be happy?” She demanded.

We were out of a girls shopping run, and I had allowed my daughter to pick a couple things from the dollar section; a unicorn page with heart gel stickers, and a stack of unicorn note cards. 899 more words

His Glory The Glory 4: Surprise!

“Suffering is a facet of God’s glory, and if we are contemplating God’s glory so that we may be transformed into His likeness, we need to contemplate… 66 more words

Jesus

You Never Grieve Alone - Millions Grieve With You

When I entered the grieving universe I quickly discovered the millions and millions of people with grieving’s scars imprinted on their hearts.

“My prayer was answered, but not the way I wanted.

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Resilience

Merciful like the Father

7th Sunday in Ordinary Time Luke 6:27-38

Last week, we listened to the core teaching of Jesus Christ, the Beatitudes. This is the set of conditions that leads a person to blessedness or true happiness. 582 more words

Ordinary Time