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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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The Thoughts of God’s Heart…

+ J.M.J. First Saturday of the Month The thoughts of His Heart… to deliver their souls from death… (Ps. 32.19, from the “Introit” of the Mass of the Sacred Heart) In His sight… and before Him I declare my trouble… … Continue reading

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The “Rule” of Our Lady and the Scapular Confraternity – VIII

+ J.M.J. Eighth Day of Novena to the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel   Attend to My law… Renunciation,” continues Fr. Francis, C.D., “appears painful because we, too, often look upon it solely as on a sort of amputation, a … Continue reading

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The “Rule” of Our Lady and the Scapular Confraternity – VII

+ J.M.J. Seventh Day of Novena to the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel Attend to My law… To resolve to love God alone with complete generosity, “it was imperative then… [to] practice a radical renunciation” (Fr. Francis, C.D., ibid.). However, … Continue reading

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The “Rule” of Our Lady and the Scapular Confraternity – VI

+ J.M.J. Sixth Day of Novena to the Blessed Virgin Mary of Mount Carmel Attend to My law… – “Once we realize that God is merciful love, we go to Him with confidence. In its turn, ‘confidence,’ [says our dear “Little … Continue reading

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Pharisaic ‘Justice’

+ J.M.J. Fifth Sunday after Pentecost Unless your justice abound more than that of the scribes and Pharisees, you shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven (from the Holy Gospel, Mt. 5.20-24). This is a clear allusion to the New … Continue reading

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Cor Unum

+ J.M.J. Feast of the Most Sacred Heart of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ After we have contemplated the Holy Eucharist – a gift crowning all the gifts of the love of Jesus for men – for eight days … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Proclaims the Neo-Catholic Gospel of ‘Universal Salvationism’

+ J.M.J. Feast of St. Bede the Venerable Confessor and Doctor of the Church In the Office of Prime for yesterday’s solemn Feast of the Most Holy Trinity, the “Canticum Quicumque” – the “Athanasian Symbol/Creed” follows the Psalms before the … Continue reading

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In This World But Not Of This World

+ J.M.J. Vigil of Pentecost St. Simon Stock Confessor of the Order of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel who received the Scapular (16th May, transferred yesterday) In today’s Holy Gospel (the Vigil of Pentecost), Our Lord will come to and … Continue reading

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