Dec 13, 2018 | Diary of St Faustina, Opinion
Dec 9, 2018 | Diary of St Faustina, Divine Mercy
One of the great things about the Image of Mercy is that it is a very visual reminder of the meaning of mercy – and also of the requirements it places upon us.
Dec 9, 2018 | Scripture, The Spiritual Life
These words do not sound like that kind and gentle Jesus we know from the Gospels, loving and compassionate to all who approach Him – what can they mean?
Dec 8, 2018 | Our Lady and the Saints
The feast of the Immaculate Conception is the dawning of the first light of the Son of God amongst us. It is the preparation of the way for He Who will come soon, the Lord, God among us.
Dec 2, 2018 | Our Lady and the Saints
As you prepare to receive the Eucharistic, ask the Mother of God to ready your heart in the same way as She prepared the Manger in Bethlehem, making it ready to worthily receive Her Son.
Dec 2, 2018 | The Spiritual Life
The Church encourages to to look forward to the joy of Christmas and beyond, to the dawning of a new age. In the Gospel of Luke, the Lord tells us what to do – ‘stay awake, praying at all times’.
Nov 11, 2018 | Opinion, The Spiritual Life
If we are blessed to enter Heaven, our joy will be unending. If damned, our misery will also be eternal. But for many souls, there will be a third possibility – that of entry to Heaven only after purgation.
The single aim of the Blessed Virgin is to bring us ever closer to Her Son; in our prayers today, let us ask the Lord for the special grace to love His Mother as She deserves to be loved.
These words do not sound like that kind and gentle Jesus we know from the Gospels, loving and compassionate to all who approach Him - what can they mean?