God fills my being to the brim with floods of His immensity. I drown within a drop of Him whose sea-bed is infinity....
Bishop Silvio José Báez says that when we make room for God's love and trust him, the impossible begins to become a reality.
He loves each one of us as we are and he invites us to welcome him without fear—he only asks us to trust him. He came to be our brother and to fill our lives with happiness and meaning.
When the interval of waitingFor His birth its course had run,Straight from out His bridal chamberCame the Bridegroom, God the Son. Once on earth, with arms extendedHe embrac'd His heavenly Bride,And the gracious Mother laid HimIn the manger, at her side. All around that helpless babyAnimals were standing by;Men sang songs of glad rejoicing;Angels join'd their songs... Continue Reading →
In a cosmic embrace that in Christ unites heaven and earth, John of the Cross was able to express the fullness of Christian life
That Word was and is so great the heaven cannot contain Him; yet he wished to be contained in the small womb of the little Virgin!
Mary and Joseph, Zechariah and Elizabeth, the shepherds and the kings, Simeon and Anna—all of these had behind them a solitary life with God and were prepared for their special tasks
Think what must have been in the soul of the Virgin