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+ J.M.J. Feast of St. Peter Alcantara Franciscan Reformer and powerful supporter of Our Holy Mother Teresa of Jesus in the Reform of Carmel (the Teresian Carmel). Our Sacred Tradition teaches us through the Collect of today’s Mass “that by … 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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Christian Love: Love of the Cross

+ JMJ Holy Week Love unites one person to another. In the Christian life, it is charity or the supernatural love that pours forth from the Sacred Heart of Jesus into our hearts that alone can unite us fully to … Continue reading

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