Desire of the Everlasting Hills

When praying the Litany of the Sacred Heart, I am always struck most particularly by the invocation: Heart of Jesus, Desire of the Everlasting Hills… And at the start of the year this invocation is even more striking. We spend these days re-examining our life more intensely. We have spent the Christmas octave with family […]

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First Friday: January 2020

For the First Friday devotions, go HERE. When you are alone before the Manger, kneel before the Baby Jesus, reverently kiss His hands and warm His feet, where the holy wounds will be. Tell Him to preach you a little sermon, and then listen to the words of eternal life that He speaks to your […]

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A sermon at the Manger.

Inspired from a teaching of St. Paul of the Cross on prayer before a Crucifix: When you are alone before the Manger, kneel before the Baby Jesus, reverently kiss His hands and warm His feet, where the holy wounds will be. Tell Him to preach you a little sermon, and then listen to the words […]

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Merry Christmas!

Hail and blessed be the hour and moment in which the Son of God was born of the most pure Virgin Mary… This day where the God-Man came at midnight, in Bethlehem, in that cold night, the world was renewed. It would never be the same. And for you and for me, what can we […]

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First Saturday: December 2019

A prayer by St. Alphonsus Ligouri: Most holy Mary, I know the graces which you have obtained for me, and I know the ingratitude which I have shown you. The ungrateful man is unworthy of favors, and yet, for all this, I will not distrust your mercy. O my great Advocate, have pity on me! […]

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Things are staying busy here in Rome with exam prep coming and papers needing to be written. Your prayers are very much appreciated. A blessed Feast of Saint Nicholas to you and an anticipated Happy Feast for the Immaculate Conception! I wanted to inform you of a good discount code right now for free shipping […]

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