We began the month of May rejoicing with St John of the Cross in the knowledge that "the Mother of God is mine." Today, Bishop Báez reminds us who she is. "Mary reveals herself to us: empty of self, placing all her trust in the Father's mercy."
The greatest figures of prophecy and sanctity step forth out of the darkest night. [...] Certainly, the decisive turning points in world history are substantially co-determined by souls whom no history book ever mentions.
Remembering Edith Stein's Confirmation on Candlemas, 1922
"Here I am living in a house of cedar, while the ark of God dwells in a tent!"
"To decry injustice is not synonymous with treason" - Bishop Silvio José Báez, O.C.D.
Perceiving events, discerning their causes and effects through divine revelation is God's gift to the prophets
"Rise again on God’s creation bring to bloom this arid place"