On Solitude…

Please note : “Reblogs without permission are forbidden” “I have within me a solitude where He dwells, and nothing can take that away from me.” St. Elizabeth of the Trinity “We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private: and therefore starved for meditation and true friendship.”C.S. Lewis “All one need […]

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Salve Regina

Salve, Regina, mater misericordiae;vita, dulcedo et spes nostra, salve.Ad te clamamus exsules filii Hevae.Ad te suspiramus gementes et flentesin hac lacrimarum valle.Eia ergo, advocata nostra,illos tuos misericordes oculos ad nos converte.Et Iesum, benedictum fructum ventris tui,nobis post hoc exsilium ostende.O clemens, o pia, o dulcis Virgo Maria. V. Ora pro nobis, sancta Dei Genitrix.R. Ut […]

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Solitude

Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 I could not have imagined when I started this blog that we would […]

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His Eye is on the Sparrow

“So do not be afraid; you are of more value than many sparrows.”Matthew 10:31 Dear friends, Tonight here is a sweet little poem… Only A Little Sparrow I’m only a little sparrow,A bird of low degree;My life is of little value,But the dear Lord cares for me. I know there are many sparrows –All over […]

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St. Bernard of Clairvaux

“Let us not imagine that we obscure the glory of the Son by the great praise we lavish on the Mother; for the more she is honored, the greater is the glory of her Son. There can be no doubt that whatever we say in praise of the Mother gives equal praise to the Son.” […]

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Prayer to the Sacred Heart

“O’ Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, I put my trust in You.” St. John Paul II had a special devotion to the Sacred Heart and in 1999, on the 100th Anniversary of The Consecration of the Human Race to the Divine Heart of Jesus he wrote: “The Saviour’s Heart invites us to return to the […]

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