Tag Archives: Catholic Church

Our Lady of Humility

Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up. James 4:10 Some of you may remember that a little while back I had an encounter with the Blessed Mother.  Ever since then, I have looked for a Mary … Continue reading

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Come let us Adore Him

The Chapel where I pray, at First Friday Adoration Then I heard every creature in heaven and on earth and under the earth and in the sea, everything in the universe, cry out: “To the one who sits on the throne … Continue reading

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My visit with a Mystic (who doesn’t like to be called Mystic)

Me and Charlie Johnston on Pentecost Sunday 2016 “I am ‘the voice of one crying out in the desert,  Make straight the way of the Lord,”’ John 1:23 On Pentecost Sunday this year my Spiritual Director arranged for Charlie Johnston … Continue reading

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Meditation in the Garden of Gethsemane

Agony in the Garden by Franz Schwartz Then he said to them, “My soul is overwhelmed with sorrow to the point of death. Stay here and keep watch with me.” Luke 22:38 On June 8, 2016 I sat down to read … Continue reading

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What to do in a world filled with chaos

Though the mountains fall away and the hills be shaken, My love shall never fall away from you nor my covenant of peace be shaken, says the LORD, who has mercy on you.  O afflicted one, storm-battered and unconsoled,  I lay your pavements in carnelians,your foundations … Continue reading

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An Infusion of Grace

God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble — James 4:6  In the weeks and months following Veronica’s murder, I was in constant prayer.  Constant conversation with God.  God showed me my own soul.  I was ashamed at … Continue reading

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My story – audio

I posted this once before, but I am re-posting for anyone who wants to listen.  This is my story.  Audio only.  Click this link.  

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The God Paradox – A beautiful Tension

The Butterfly Nebula, taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. (The Butterfly is a symbol of the Resurrection) “Thus says the LORD, your redeemer, who formed you from the womb: I am the LORD, who made all things, who alone stretched out the heavens, I … Continue reading

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Unfathomable Mercy

Mary Magdalene the Penitent – who received God’s mercy – painted by my cousin  Kathleen Carr “Let the greatest sinners place their trust in My mercy. They have the right before others to trust in the abyss of My mercy. … Continue reading

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Be small

When pride comes, disgrace comes; but with the humble is wisdom – Proverbs 11:2 There is nothing so small as a child in the womb and a newborn child.  A newborn child doesn’t know the world yet.  They are completely … Continue reading

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