Pathways To Peace (Excellent Catholic Audiobook) This booklet explains in a very important way what the angels meant when they sang: “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace to men of goodwill.” The second part sums up the reason why Jesus came to earth – […]
The Essence Of Christian Perfection & The Struggle Requisite For Its Attainment The spiritual life is a constant combat against the power of satan. JESUS IS on your side, trust in HIM.
And HE Touched Her Hand, And The Fever Left Her, And She Arose And Ministered To Them She arose, and ministered unto them.–The fact is stated as showing the completeness of the work of healing. The “great fever” had not left behind it its usual sequel of weakness […]
There Is An Ongoing Battle Against The Forces Of Evil Fr. Ho Lung, MOP of the Missionaries of the Poor leads us on a series of reflections on what the spiritual life is about.
HE (JESUS) Drove Out The Evil Spirits With A Word, And Healed All Who Were Sick When the even was come.–Or, as St. Luke has it, “While the sun was setting.” There were two reasons why the time should be thus specified. (1) It was natural that the […]
The Certainty Of Death
The Devil Wants To Destroy You, But CHRIST Wants To Save You! GOD wants you to live.
The Death Of The Sinner Get closer to GOD now that you are able.
The Virgin Mary Will Undoubtedly Lead You To GOD To Jesus Christ through Mary, his mother.
HE (JESUS) Took Our Infirmities, And Bore Our Sicknesses Himself took our infirmities.–The citation is interesting as showing St. Matthew’s way of dealing with Messianic prophecies. We see in Isaiah 53 throughout a picture of our Lord’s spiritual work of redemption, and the words quoted are almost the […]
Follow ME (JESUS), And Let The Dead Bury Their Own Dead Let the dead bury their dead.–The point of the half-epigrammatic, half-proverbial saying, lies in the contrast between the two meanings of the word “dead.” “Let those who have no spiritual life linger in the circle of outward […]
The Death Of The Just
Why Are Ye Fearful, O Ye Of Little Faith? Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith?–St. Luke puts the question more strongly: “Where is your faith?” as though it had all drifted away under the pressure of their fears. Yet the word “of little faith” was […]
On The Means Of Preparing For Death
Life Of Saint Leonard Of Port Maurice, O.F.M. When Cosimo III de’ Medici handed over the monastery del Monte to the members of the Riformella, St Leonard was sent hither under the auspices and by desire of Cosimo III, and began shortly to hold missions among the people […]
On The Importance Of Salvation
That You May Know That The SON Of MAN Hath Power On Earth To Forgive Sins But, that ye may know that the Son of Man hath power upon the earth to forgive sins — (then saith he to the paralytic) — having risen, take up thy couch, […]
Have Courage, Son! Your Sins Are Forgiven Behold, they brought to him.–From the other Gospels we learn:–(1) That He was teaching (Luke 5:17) in a house (apparently, from what follows, from the upper room of a house), while the people stood listening in the courtyard. (2) That the […]
Then Saith HE To The Paralytic: Arise, Take Up Thy Bed, And Go Into Thy House. And So He Did But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins”–then he said to the paralytic–“Stand up, take your stretcher, and […]
ജലത്തില് പേരെഴുതപ്പെട്ടവര് ശയിക്കുന്ന ഇടം തേടി നമുക്ക് പോകാം… പ്രിയപ്പെട്ടവര് മരിക്കുമ്പോള് അവരെ സ്നേഹിക്കുന്നവര്ക്ക് തങ്ങളുടെ ജീവിതത്തിന്റെ അള്ത്താരകളില് തളര്ന്നുവീണു കരയാനല്ലാതെ പിന്നെന്തിനാണ് സാധിക്കുന്നത്? സങ്കടത്തിന്റെ മാലാഖമാരായി അവര് മാറുന്നു. ജീവിതത്തില് ഒരിക്കലെങ്കിലും ‘വീപ്പിങ്ങ് ഏഞ്ചല്’ ആയി മാറാത്തവര് ആരുണ്ട്?
On Union With GOD (Saint Albert The Great) + The Little Flowers Of Saint Francis Of Assisi (O.F.M.) Surely the most deeply rooted need of the human soul, its purest aspiration, is for the closest possible union with God. As one turns over the pages of this little […]
Enter Through The Narrow Gate. For The Gate Is Wide And The Road Broad That Leads To Destruction Go ye in through the strait gate, because wide is the gate, and broad the way that is leading to the destruction, and many are those going in through it.Enter […]
Sermons Of The Curé D’Ars (Saint John Vianney) And More Catholic Teachings Saint John Mary Vianney is the Patron Saint for Parish Priests. When you listen to his sermons, you may understand better why the Church gave him that title. Imprimatur 1901.Jean-Baptiste-Marie Vianney, T.O.S.F. (8 May 1786 – […]
Spiritual Maxims (Father Pere LaCombe) And More Lives Of The Saints From The Roman Breviary These Lives of the Saints are very special because they are part of the Liturgy of the Church. The Second Nocturn during Matins tells about the life of the Saints for that day. […]