Monthly Archives: November 2013

Ordinations for Carmel

+ J.M.J. Feast of St. John of the Cross Doctor of the Church and Father of the Teresian Carmel Laudetur Jesus Christus! We rejoice to share with our followers the call on our Friar to advance farther to the High … Continue reading

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“Lingua Diabolica”

+ J.M.J. Twenty-seventh and Last Sunday after Pentecost Feast of our holy Father John of the Cross, one of the great Doctors of the Church and co-reformer of Saint Teresa of Jesus …The abomination of desolation… (from today’s Holy Gospel, … Continue reading

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“Mustard-Seed”

+ J.M.J. 26th Sunday after Pentecost From you was spread abroad the word of the Lord… in every place, your Faith, which is towards God, is gone forth (from the Epistle, 6th Sunday after Epiphany, 1 Thess. 1.2-10) The kingdom of … Continue reading

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“Now My Turn” – “Eternal Face to Face”

+ J.M.J.T. Feast of All the Saints of the Order Draw me and we will run (Cant. 1.3)… “until the shadows having disappeared [we] may be able to tell You of [our] Love in an Eternal Face to Face” (St. … Continue reading

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The Mark of God’s Elect

+ J.M.J. Twenty-fifth Sunday after Pentecost Today’s Epistle (from the 5th Sunday after Epiphany, Col. 3.12-17), presents to us the ideal of the Christian life which is the distinctive mark of God’s elect: the duty of charity. The spiritual life … Continue reading

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“Sacerdotes daemoniorum”

+ J.M.J. Feast of St. Charles Borromeo …Made priests… for the devil (2 Paralipomenon 11.15) It is de fide that the duty of the Pope is not to promote a “New” doctrine but to faithfully preserve the traditional teaching. “Nothing,” teaches Pope … Continue reading

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Dangers to Eternal Salvation

+ J.M.J. Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost On the greatness of the dangers to which our eternal salvation is exposed, and on the manner in which we ought to guard against them. IN this day’s Holy Gospel (from the 4th Sunday … Continue reading

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