Posts tagged Sr. Catherine Marie
Resting in the Father's Love - Part I

St. Paul of the Cross wants to tell us today: “Remain like a child on the bosom of the Divine Father.” These were often his greetings in his Christmas letters! There is something very precious and original in the spiritual direction Paul offers us for living Advent and Christmas in prayerful contact with God. Be like Jesus, the Son of God, in His relationship to the Father.

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The Memoria Passionis

Today, we reflect on how God’s Agape love is revealed in the death and resurrection  of Jesus, and how this love is made present to us in the Holy Eucharist in order to transform our hearts and lives. St. Paul of the Cross had an infused understanding of the Passion and death of Jesus as the work of God’s infinitely powerful love for us. 

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Mary, Mother of Holy Hope

It is so important that we take all our problems to God in prayer in union with the Heart of Mary. It is so important that with Mary our Mother we cross over the threshold of hope, into a prayerful attitude of hope in God. For it’s precisely in hopeless places and in hopeless situations that God wills to glorify His mercy, just like on Calvary.

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