July 29: ST. MARTHA


July 29: ST. MARTHA Though Sunday Mass takes precedence this year, let us invoke St. Martha’s intercession so that we too would take loving care of Jesus and have an intimate friendship with Him like she did, together with her siblings, Mary and Lazarus. May our homes, our souls, be like theirs at Bethany where…

July 29. ST. MARTHA. Short bio. Gospel, commentary, and prayer.


July 29. ST. MARTHA. Short bio. Gospel, commentary, and prayer. SHORT BIO Our Lord Jesus Christ liked the home of Martha, her brother Lazarus, and her sister Mary. As our Lord’s friends in Bethany, they took loving care of Him. We should ask God to help us unite Martha’s intense work and Mary’s contemplation. Orthodox…

5th Sunday O.T. (A) YOU ARE THE SALT OF THE EARTH AND THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD.


5th Sunday O.T. (A) YOU ARE THE SALT OF THE EARTH AND THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD SEE AUDIOVID in https://catholicsstrivingforholiness.com/2017/02/03/5th-sunday-o-t-a-salt-of-the-earth-light-of-the-world-av-reflection/ In today’s Gospel Christ tells us that we are the salt of the earth and the light of the world. Jesus said to his disciples: “You are the salt of the earth. But if salt…

Sundays: DEVOTION TO THE MOST HOLY TRINITY.


Sundays: DEVOTION TO THE MOST HOLY TRINITY Dear brethren in Christ, in the past few posts, we have been dedicating some days to particular devotions to grow in our dealings and love for God in the Blessed Eucharist and to Our Lady, Mother Mary. St. Josemaria taught his spiritual children, without obliging them, to dedicate…

ON CHRISTMAS DAY: CONTEMPLATING THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST.


ON CHRISTMAS DAY: CONTEMPLATING THE BIRTH OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST “This day shall light shine upon us; for the Lord is born to us.” “This is the great announcement that moves Christians today. Through them it is addressed to all mankind. God is here. This truth should fill our lives, and every Christmas should…