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St. Michael and the Few Elect

+ J.M.J. Feast of St. Michael the Archangel We heard in today’s Holy Gospel (the Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost) that many – Jews and Gentiles alike – have been called to the kingdom of God, that is, the Church established by His … Continue reading

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“De profundis”

+ J.M.J. Feast of St. Augustine Bishop and Doctor of the Church Out of the depths…. He shall redeem… (Ps. 129.1,8) Saint Augustine, once “caught fast in a disease of the flesh…” (Confessions, Bk. VI, Ch. 12), rose to such a towering … Continue reading

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Christian Prayer – “[Asks] Such Things As PLEASE GOD” (III)

+ J.M.J. Tenth Sunday after Pentecost Send forth Thy light and Thy truth (Ps. 42.3 – DRV) When God sheds a ray of His light upon us, He makes us see our real state which “we are only beginning to … Continue reading

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Christian Prayer – “[Asks] Such Things As PLEASE GOD” (II)

+ J.M.J. Feast of St. James, “the Greater” Apostle Send forth Thy light and Thy truth… (Ps. 42.3- DRV) In our previous post, “Christian Prayer… (I)“, God hath sent His mercy (Ps. 56.4) for evils without number have surrounded us (Ps. 39.12). In our … 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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“Ecce, Salvator Venit!”

+ JMJ Fourth Sunday of Advent “Behold, the Savior comes!” (The Roman Breviary) In a few days, the Word of God made flesh will show Himself to the world. I have loved thee with an everlasting love, therefore have I drawn … Continue reading

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“Credo in Sanctam Catholicam Ecclesiam:” The Mystery of the “Church” (II)

+ JMJ Feast of All Saints Christian Doctrinal Instruction: The “Church” The word ecclesia (church) means “a calling forth”. But writers afterward used it to signify a meeting or assembly, whether the people gathered together were members of a true … Continue reading

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The Measure of Loving God

+ JMJ Feast of St. Teresa of Jesus Virgin, Reformer of Carmel, a ‘Doctor’ of the Science of Divine Love, and our Mother “Make up your minds, my [children], that you came here [to our Reformed Carmel] to die for … Continue reading

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The “Little Way of Spiritual Childhood” of St. Therese: Humility (II)

+ JMJ Feast of our dearest “Little Therese” Discalced religious of the Blesssed Virgin Mary of Mt. Carmel … You shall be carried at the breasts, and at the knees they shall caress you. As one whom his mother caresseth, … Continue reading

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