A life lived abundantly will touch the reality of suffering and death daily.
The fact of our limited time on earth brings a clarity to our vision helping us to keep the struggles of earthly existence in a broader, deeper, eternal and loving divine perspective.
We are challenged by Jesus to forgive those who harm us, but as hard as we try we are unable to do this and often we don’t even want to forgive.
The one who embraces this journey soon discovers that the pathway provided is more personally tailored to us than any life we might create for ourselves.
I’ll never have the experience of a mother giving birth to a child and I’m ok with that, with mothers commenting that men have got no idea what real pain is.
Broken like a light-bulb, good for nothing? No! I’m broken like a jigsaw puzzle, full of potential and ready to become what I am created to be.
It only takes one person living uncompromisingly in relationship with Jesus Christ to begin a movement of renewal
Perhaps the pain you are experiencing today is not a cutting that causes death but a pruning that is preparing you to live more freely and fully ?
Anyone who really wanted to get rid of suffering would have to get rid of love before anything else, because there can be no love without suffering,
“More than ever I find myself in the hands of God. This is what I have wanted all my life from my youth
Lectio Divina (20 Minutes) for Tuesday of Week Ten in Ordinary Time.
H easy it is for humans to forget what is essential and to become preoccupied with what is less necessary and even trivial.
Knowing that we are held in God’s loving embrace in every moment we have no need to turn to superstition
The Sign of the Cross is not simply a tidy way of beginning and ending times of prayer, but a prayer in itself
Jesus did not make the disciples into uniformed robots capable of satisfying little more than the letter or religious law