St. John of the Cross reminds us that "God’s purpose is to exalt the soul". That is why he came down, "so profound is the humility and sweetness of God".
The offense that the misguided people give to the Lord by their manner of worship hurts Elijah so much that he wants to die.
Now I dream of sharing with you "the hidden manna"... It is only because it is hidden that this heavenly manna attracts you less than "the onions of Egypt"
When we see that Savior before us with the eyes of faith as the Scriptures portray him, then our desire to receive him in the bread of life increases.
This is what the birth of John the Baptist announces: just as from the womb of Elizabeth a creature is born, the Lord can bring forth life from a story of darkness and death.
In his Ascension Sunday homily, Bishop Báez say that by praying and witnessing to Jesus, we can heal the world
When I was beset with anxieties, I sought relief in the scriptures