“My children, we cannot comprehend the power that a pure soul has over the good God. It is not he who does the will of God, it is God who does his will. Look at Moses, that very pure soul. When God would punish the Jewish people, He said to him: Do not pray for them, because My anger must fall upon this people. Nevertheless, … Continue reading On Purity
If you labor, day and night, spreading the works of God, this is good. Good fruit will come from your commitment to serve the Will of God and to spread His Divine Mercy. But we should also realize that God is able to use us to spread His Mercy until the end of the world. How? Only God knows. But He does desire to use … Continue reading Working Until the End of the World.
If hell were not eternal, it would not be so frightful a chastisement. Thomas a Kempis says, that “everything which passes with time is trifling and short.” Any pain which has an end is not very appalling. The man who labors under an imposthume or a cancer, must submit to the knife or the cautery: the pain is severe; but because it is soon over … Continue reading Eternity of Hell’
One day a five-year-old boy ran into a pharmacy and said to the pharmacist: ′ ′ Sir, here’s all the money I have. Please give me a miracle. “ The pharmacist, surprised, asked him what miracle he wanted and for what. The little one replied: – The doctor said that my mother would need a miracle to heal. Here is all the money I saved … Continue reading Will Cry Out To Your Mother
In 𝘛𝘩𝘦 𝘌𝘮𝘦𝘳𝘨𝘦𝘯𝘤𝘦 𝘰𝘧 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘊𝘢𝘵𝘩𝘰𝘭𝘪𝘤 𝘛𝘳𝘢𝘥𝘪𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 (100-600𝘈𝘋) the first volume of Jaroslav Pelikan’s classic series 𝙏𝙝𝙚 𝘾𝙝𝙧𝙞𝙨𝙩𝙞𝙖𝙣 𝙏𝙧𝙖𝙙𝙞𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣: 𝘼 𝙃𝙞𝙨𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙮 𝙤𝙛 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝘿𝙚𝙫𝙚𝙡𝙤𝙥𝙢𝙚𝙣𝙩 𝙤𝙛 𝘿𝙤𝙘𝙩𝙧𝙞𝙣𝙚, he specifically addresses belief in the Eucharist and the early Church.Professor Pelikan, who for decades taught history at Yale University and was not Catholic, noted that, “…the doctrine of the real presence of the body and blood of Christ … Continue reading 𝗧𝗵𝗲 𝗘𝘂𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗿𝗶𝘀𝘁 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗘𝗮𝗿𝗹𝘆 𝗖𝗵𝘂𝗿𝗰𝗵 𝗙𝗮𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿𝘀
It’s true that, throughout your day, God is speaking to you. He is constantly communicating His truth and His direction for your life, and He is constantly bestowing His Mercy. The problem is that His voice is ever so gentle and silent. Why? Because He wants all of your attention. He will not attempt to compete with the many distractions of your day. He will … Continue reading Hearing the Voice of God
St. Kateri Tekakwitha is the first Native American to be recognized as a saint by the Catholic Church. She was born in 1656, in the Mohawk village of Ossernenon. Her mother was an Algonquin, who was captured by the Mohawks and who took a Mohawk chief for her husband. She contracted smallpox as a four-year-old child which scarred her skin. The scars were a source … Continue reading St. Kateri Tekakwith
Unfortunately today many people don’t believe in hell. At Fatima, the Blessed Virgin Mary all but confirmed this terrifying reality. On the 13th of July 1917, the Blessed Virgin Mary told the three child seers that many souls go to hell because they have no one to pray or make sacrifices for them. She also said at Fatima that “the sins which cause most souls … Continue reading July 13th: Anniversary of the Fatima vision of Hell
Overcoming sin requires the Mercy of God. Too often we attempt to overcome sin through our own effort. This is a futile exercise in that you will never overcome your own sin through your own effort. There is one way and one way only to rid yourself of the sin you struggle with, and that is done by turning to the transforming power of God … Continue reading Overcoming the Habit of Sin.