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Free Will and the Passion of Christ

Passion of Christ by Matthias Stom For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it. Matthew 16:25 By: Ashley Blackburn I was recently reading a book of writings by … Continue reading

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True Flourishing – the Queenship of Mary

Queenship – Botticelli Now the snake was the most cunning of all the wild animals that the LORD God had made. He asked the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You shall not eat from any of the trees in the … 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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True Love

“Pure love … knows that only one thing is needed to please God: to do even the smallest things out of great love – love, and always love.” (140) –Divine Mercy in My Soul, St. Faustina In this transformation that … Continue reading

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Tackling Vices

In the time since my heart was melted and transformed the thing I struggle with the most is the practicality of the day and the world we live in.  Applying what was revealed to me to my everyday life.  I … Continue reading

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Thankful in All Things

“Miss no single opportunity of making some small sacrifice, here by a smiling look, there by a kindly word; always doing the smallest right and doing it all for love.” ― St. Thérèse de Lisieux Life can be unkind. I … Continue reading

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