“Death, solitude and fear are not the last word”

“Death, solitude and fear are not the last word”

Here are this week’s must-reads: + “The cross means there is no shipwreck without hope; there is no dark without dawn; nor storm without heaven.” (JPII) St. John Paul II, Pray for us. + Happy Easter, friends! 💜 “Death, solitude, and fear are not the last word....
Marriage: “But if it dies, it produces much fruit”

Marriage: “But if it dies, it produces much fruit”

Here are this week’s must-reads: + “But if it dies, it produces much fruit.” Marriage, like all vocations, requires that — that death to self, to pride, to self-serving behaviors and attitudes. And this can then lead to deeper intimacy, greater love and joy —...
How to Hear God’s Voice in Prayer

How to Hear God’s Voice in Prayer

Here are this week’s must-reads: + “As Lent is the time for greater love, listen to Jesus’ thirst… ‘Repent and believe’ Jesus tells us. What are we to repent? Our indifference, our hardness of heart. What are we to believe? Jesus...
“If you love someone, you must sacrifice for them”

“If you love someone, you must sacrifice for them”

Here are this week’s must-reads: + “Love isn’t about the butterflies. It’s not just an emotional feeling. Love is action, and you can show love through acts of service. If you love someone, you must sacrifice for them, as Jesus sacrificed for us. You must...
“Happy marriages blossom when…”

“Happy marriages blossom when…”

Here are this week’s must-reads: + What Catholic couples can do during Lent + The Pray More Lenten Retreat trailer is now available to watch! The online, self-paced retreat begins on February 17th, the first day of Lent! We have six speakers & 20 talks...
“Mourning the Life You Envisioned”

“Mourning the Life You Envisioned”

Here are this week’s must-reads: + From a few years ago — this is so sweet. “And so, when I get an empty email from my husband, I know it’s because he wrote “I love you.” He says it so often, at the end of so many emails, Gmail thinks it’s part of...