We who are doubly the children of Mary should imitate her

"Janua Coeli" (Heaven's Door) was St. Elizabeth of the Trinity's favorite name for the Blessed Virgin

"I would have given a thousand lives to save one soul"

"Guard us as thy loving children from the tragedy of sin"

The Marie du jour – May 16

We give thanks that our dear Lady has clothed us with the “garment of salvation.” Saint Edith Stein   The Hidden Life: Essays, Meditations, Spiritual Texts (The Collected Works of Edith Stein, Book 4, p. 3) Edited by L. Gelber and Michael Linssen; translated by Waltraut Stein ICS Publications, © Washington Province of Discalced Carmelites,... Continue Reading →

The Marie du jour – May 6

  Divine virginity has a characteristic aversion to sin as the contrary of divine holiness. However, this aversion to sin gives rise to an indomitable love for sinners. Christ has come to tear sinners away from sin and to restore the divine image in defiled souls. He comes as the child of sin—his genealogy and... Continue Reading →

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