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A Prayer for Our Modern Martyrs

Lord God, you search the hearts of all, both the good and the wicked. May those who are in danger for love of you, find security in you now, and, in the day of judgment, may they rejoice in seeing you face to face. 41 more words

The Spiritual Life

My Lent 2015

Lent is my favorite liturgical season because I’m a depressing-kind of guy.  The sorrowful mysteries of Our Lord appeal to my melancholic nature, and the sadness during this season counter-balances the joy I feel throughout the rest of the year. 765 more words

The Spiritual Life

Lent - day 1

This morning I returned to a study I’d started a while ago, but had not done in a while. Beth Moore’s A Woman’s heart, God’s dwelling place is the study. 338 more words

Beth Moore

Looking for Clues

“The unexpected sound of your name on somebody’s lips. The good dream. The odd coincidence. The moment that brings tears to your eyes. The person who brings life to your life. 965 more words

Occasional Essays

Thursday Truth for the Thirsty

For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened. “Which of you, if your son asks for bread, will give him a stone? 378 more words

SV Postulants Sing of Mary

Father Lachlan and I recently visited the Postulants of the Sisters of Life at their house of formation in the Bronx where we joined them for prayer for the day. 310 more words