She positively believed that the good Lord couldn't do anything to her if she was in her mother's arms
Read the story of how St. Elizabeth of the Trinity was originally destined to enter the Carmel of Paray-le-Monial
O deign to place us all within thy breast!
I have found favor with this sovereign Virgin in everything I have asked of her
Mary had learned to listen to the heartbeat of her Son
The wet nurse brought our little Thérèse today
Père Jacques of Jesus offers this meditation on the virginity and maternity of Mary
Discalced Carmelite Bishop Silvio José Báez, the Auxiliary Bishop of Managua, preaches on the crucifixion scene in the Gospel of John: "Here is your mother"
The image of the Mother of God demonstrates the basic spiritual attitude which corresponds to woman’s natural vocation
“Virgo fidelis”: that is, Faithful Virgin, “who kept all these things in her heart.” [Lk. 2:19] She remained so little, so recollected in God’s presence, in the seclusion of the temple, that she drew down upon herself the delight of the Holy Trinity: “Because He has looked upon the lowliness of His servant, henceforth all... Continue Reading →