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Spirituality

A Poem by St. Hildegard of Bingen

The Love of All Love overflows into all Glorious from ocean’s depths beyond the farthest star, Bounteous in loving all creation; For to the King most High Love has given her kiss of peace.   from Poems Every Catholic Should Know compiled by Joseph Pearce

“Offering of Life”

(Credit: Unsplash) FYI: Read “Pope Francis Creates New Path to Beatification: ‘Offering of Life’ “ written by Hannah Brockhaus, published at the National Catholic Register online.      

St. Flannery’s Epistles to Miss A.

“… our salvation is worked out on earth according as we love one another, see Christ in one another, etc., by works.  This is one reason I am chary of using the word, love, loosely.  I prefer to use it in its practical forms, such as prayer, almsgiving, visiting the sick and burying the dead […] Read More

“Sacred Heart of Jesus, Full of Love for Us”

The month of June is dedicated to the Sacred Heart. Read “Never underestimate the power of prayer that appeals directly to the Sacred Heart” a comment & blog written by Mary O’Regan, published by The Catholic Herald.

Duc in Altum by Fr. Joseph Henchey w/ Lisa Fortini-Campbell

Where do we get the energy to persevere in our voyage into the spiritual deep? In this reflection, Fr. Henchey shows how baptism changes our essential character, bringing us new life and making us more open to the grace that will transform us as we ever so gradually work to become more Christ-like during our […] Read More

In Memory of Her

  “And truly, I say to you, wherever the gospel is preached in the whole world, what she has done will be told in memory of her” (Mark 14:9). This Friday these words of Jesus will find a particular fulfillment as the entire Catholic Church, by order of Pope Francis, will celebrate July 22nd as […] Read More