Tag: Spirituality

“Strengthen Your Brothers” by J. Peter Sartain, Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Seattle

As Cardinal George aptly states, “This book is an invitation to trust, made by an archbishop who loves his priests.” In recent years, Archbishop Peter Sartain has written to the priests of the Diocese of Joliet (where he served from 2006-10)…

Ash Wednesday

Today is Ash Wednesday! What have you decided to give up for Lent; sweets, coffee, snacks, or something more personal to your spiritual journey? The better question is WHY?  Hopefully the following article will give you a better understanding of…

Are We Virtuous? What are Virtues? Pope Benedict XVI tells us!

What are virtues, and how do we become virtuous? Pope Benedict’s new book, “The Virtues” will answer those questions, and bring us closer as we continue on our journey toward God, and our relationship with Him.  This is one of…

Christmas is Coming…………Very Soon!!!!!!

Is it too early to even think about Christmas? If you went back about 10 years and asked me that question, I would had said….. undoubtedly, absolutely YES!!!!!!! But now, here I am in retail, and we start thinking about Christmas…

“The Story of a Soul” by St. Therese of Lisieux

Millions have been touched by St. Thérèse’s desire to be a humble, “little flower” that would be a delight to God’s “eyes.” Her autobiography was first published in 1897 after her death at the age of twenty-four. Combining charming descriptions…

Be a Cause of Joy to One Another

It had been a very long time since I had had the opportunity to go on a retreat. I’m not taking about a vacation, but a “Spiritual Retreat”, but that is how I have spent this Labor Day weekend, in…

Introduction to the “New Roman Missal” now on DVD

In anticipation of the new English translation of the third edition of the Roman Missal, this new film featuring Msgr. James Moroney, Executive Secretary of the Vox Clara Committee, gives a refreshing introduction to the historical background of the Roman…

Where There Is Love, There is God

If you are looking for a good and exciting book on Mother Teresa, this new book should do the trick for you. If you have never read any of her writings, or if you are a passionate follower of hers, “Where There…