St. Reneé Goupil

The cross is the entryway for our salvation. The sign of the cross is the entry-way into the Christian faith -in baptism it is the first sign we use-  a cross traced on the child’s  forehead by the priest, parents and godparents. St. Reneé Goupil, in making the sign of the cross, over a sickContinue reading “St. Reneé Goupil”

Consoling the Heart of Jesus

In August of 2017, I finished, for the second time the book, 33 Days to Merciful Love by Fr. Michael Gaitley MC. It is a journey of daily learning more and more about how St. Therese of Lisieux, through her little way, came to make her offering to Jesus as Merciful Love.She explained that Jesus’ heart isContinue reading “Consoling the Heart of Jesus”

No suffering is for naught in Christ

This morning I was led to read a reflection by Joni Eareckson Tada on 50 years as a paraplegic (Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of My Diving Accident). She spent the first part of her time after her accident trying to drown in her misery but God sent friends into her life who helped herContinue reading “No suffering is for naught in Christ”