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Choosing to be a Blessing

Recently, I attempted a conversation with my husband about feeling taken for granted. Anyone who has been in a long-term relationship has probably had these thoughts at some point and perhaps has even tried to talk about it. 619 more words

Living As Apprentices

My Journey on the Trail of the Dogmatic Creed with St. Joan and St. Thérèse - St. John of the Cross' Mt. Carmel

This is part of a series.

My initial experience with Carmelite spirituality was similar to St. Teresa Benedicta’s.

“Picking up a book at random, Edith began to read. 778 more words

Joan Of Arc

Beauty In The Common by Kate Thomsen Gremillion

The Weight Of Glory
C.S. Lewis

“There are no ordinary people. You have never talked to a mere mortal. Nations, cultures, arts, civilizations – these are mortal, and their life is to ours as the life of a gnat. 697 more words


To Do Them All for Love

O my Beloved, how shall I show my love, since love proves itself by deeds? I have no other means of proving my love than to strew flowers, and these flowers will be each word and look, each little daily sacrifice.

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This Is My Only Treasure

What pleases Jesus is to see me love my littleness and poverty, the blind hope that I have in his mercy. This is my only treasure.

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SAINTS: Thérèse Of The Child Jesus — Service In Humility, by Greg Friedman

From: Lent With The Saints

Isaiah 1:10, 16-20;  Psalm 50:8-9, 16bc-17, 21, 23; Matthew 23:1-12

Priests get asked occasionally – usually by folks of a fundamentalist Christian bent – about today’s gospel text, in which Jesus tells us we should not use the title…

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