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Small things

I have a natural talent for acting on impulse and making small, apparently insignificant mistakes which lead to full scale disasters. When I was younger, I was perpetually locking myself out of houses, losing keys, missing trains and getting meeting places mixed up. 875 more words


Photo Friday: The Little Violet

“The splendor of the rose and the whiteness of the lily do not rob the little violet of its scent nor the daisy of its simple charm. 17 more words


Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin are going to be saints!

I just woke up and saw the news that Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin are going to be saints. I really like the Martin family. All of their daughters are nuns, and all of them are holy especially St. 118 more words

Therese Of Lisieux

The Most Religious Proposal Ever

So there were these two holy and religious good friends who had been discerning for their vocation. The two of them was in love with God, chased the Heavenly Kingdom, and hungry for the conversion of so many souls. 170 more words


Through Desolation Remain in Peace

Remain in peace, little brother!
The dark cloud will one day disappear.
Yes, may your heart stay peaceful;
Jesus will emerge one day from his hiding-place.

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Bearing and being changed

In one of the talks in the online course related to his book Breathing Under Water: Spirituality and the Twelve Steps, Richard Rohr describes the process of recovery in the words of Thérèse of Lisieux: 405 more words

Daily Office

The Gifts of Knowledge and Piety in the Contemplative Life

We normally say that four Gifts of the Holy Spirit pertain to action, and three pertain to contemplation. Depending on whom you ask, the three contemplative Gifts of the Holy Spirit are Wisdom, Understanding, and Knowledge or Wisdom, Understanding, and Piety. 672 more words

Thoughts And Writings