faith and spirituality

Quotes by St. Therese of Lisieux

1. “Charity gave me the key to my vocation.” 2. “I want to be scourged and crucified like You, my Spouse; flayed alive like St. Bartholomew; thrown into boiling oil like St. John; and ground […]

faith and spirituality

Lent and almsgiving (Benedict XVI)

Christ made Himself poor for you” (2 Cor 8,9) Dear Brothers and Sisters! 1. Each year, Lent offers us a providential opportunity to deepen the meaning and value of our Christian lives, and it stimulates […]

faith and spirituality

6 Ways for Plenary Indulgence in Holy Week

Here, some special indulgences that are available to us during the Holy Week Holy Thursday 1. “Down in Adoration Falling” (Tantum ergo) (Roman Breviary) PLENARY INDULGENCE when recited on Holy Thursday 2. A PLENARY INDULGENCE […]

faith and spirituality

How To Find True Joy

Having a proper understanding of joy is imperative to becoming a saint. Joy is the arousal of some sense of good. When we malign and obscure good, we malign and obscure joy. St. Gregory the […]

faith and spirituality

Cardinal Burke to Catholics: Defend Our Lady

My dear brothers and sisters in Christ, I am outraged and most profoundly saddened by the news that a public sacrilegious Black Mass is scheduled to take place in Oklahoma City on the 15th of August, […]

bioethics and life

1. Love, what is It?

Isn’t love what we all desire? How could we live without loving and being loved? Among the different expressions of love are friendship, dedication to a cause or to a person, the love of parents […]

faith and spirituality

We will stand up (John Paul II)

And so, we will stand up every time that human life is threatened. When the sacredness of life before birth is attacked, we will stand up and proclaim that no one ever has the authority […]