Cardinal Arborelius leads us on a brief meditation on the responsiveness of Our Lady: "With all her soul and with all her personality, Mary wants to be an answer to God and His will."
Cardinal Anders Arborelius writes that every "event in life is somehow a participation in the mystery of Christ, which is taking place here and now... Here and now, we live His Passion and Resurrection."
Each one of us is invited to a personal friendship with Jesus. Teresa of Avila speaks about prayer as friendship. We can always remain with our friend Jesus and find our joy in Him, because He rejoices in us.
Christian life here on earth, which is called “the way” in the Acts of the Apostles, is directed toward a transcendent goal which is represented by the heavenly and glorious city of Jerusalem.
We must learn to trust and confide in the guidance of the Holy Spirit. We must learn “the way of confidence and total trust”....