There is a pebble in my shoe How it got there I know not how I was simply taking a walk today and it popped in I don't like it and it annoys me so I want it to go away I cannot think while it is in my shoe I have heard that saints … Continue reading A Pebble In My Shoe
HOLY SPIRIT Help me in every moment of my life! To live in the ways that would be most pleasing to God, Our Father! HOLY SPIRIT Please help me keep away from myself! Give me the courage and strength to see and do whatever you ask of me! HOLY SPIRIT Sanctify my heart! That evil … Continue reading Holy Spirit, An Original Prayer
So often many will say it's so hard to get to the gym to exercise because I am just not motivated, however, if I force myself to go, I always feel better afterwards. Moreso, many say if I have an exercise partner or partake in an exercise class I do even more and feel better. … Continue reading Exercise Our Body And Our Faith: An Analogy
Three things are needed for mortal sin - According to The Catechism of The Catholic Church - CCC - sections 1855, 1857 Three conditions are necessary for mortal sin to exist: Grave Matter: The act itself is intrinsically evil and immoral. ...Full Knowledge: The person must know that what they're doing or planning to do is evil and immoral. … Continue reading The Moral Obligation Of A Catholic When It Comes To Voting…Please Know That This Article Is A Great Work Of Mercy And Provided With Agape Love!
Pray monthly with me and others...In the month of July we pray for families... http://www.usccb.org/prayer-and-worship/prayers-and-devotions/the-popes-monthly-intention.cfm
http://www.usccb.org/about/pro-life-activities/respect-life-program/2019/upload/wwmin-25-years-gospel-of-life-summary-eng.pdf The Gospel of Life is at the heart of Jesus' saving message to the world...Please click on link to further read.
WRITTEN BY BERNIE LONG - I recently heard an interview of Kareem Abdul Jabbar, the great American basketball player and star. He described systemic racism – it is everywhere we just don’t see it. He used the analogy that when you look around you see no dust or particles in the air, however, when the … Continue reading ON SYSTEMIC RACISM
FOURTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – A 20 “I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have revealed them to little ones.” Bill Donohue, the President of the Catholic League, a Catholic anti-defamation organization, writes in his latest … Continue reading FOURTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME – A 20, Homily
Letter from theSpiritual Director June 19th, 2020 Feast of The Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. My brothers in Christ, What kind of prayers work for you? Spontaneous or composed? Or both? Or sometimes one and sometimes another? Have you ever prayed simply in silence?I think many favor spontaneous prayers and shy away from composed prayers. Spontaneous prayers seem … Continue reading On Praying…