MARY, MOST HUMBLE, PRAY FOR US!


MARY, MOST HUMBLE, PRAY FOR US! As we have seen in a previous post (http://wp.me/p6k7Mv-1Gj ), God the Father was the First Person ever to live the Season of Advent, promising a Savior, born from a woman, and who will strike the head of the serpent (cfr. Gen 3:15). In preparation for the Incarnation of…

BACK TO THE ESSENTIAL: LOVE GOD, LIVE FOR HIM AND OTHERS.


BACK TO WHAT IS TRULY ESSENTIAL: LIVE FOR AND LOVE GOD AND OTHERS, AND DETACH OURSELVES FROM THE MUNDANE AND MATERIAL.   Dear brethren in Christ, as we prepare ourselves for Christmas, let us ask ourselves if we really liVe for the most essential goal in our life: to live for, with and in God…

ON HELL (1): HELL EXISTS. TO END THERE IS YOUR CHOICE.


ON HELL (1): HELL EXISTS. TO END THERE IS YOUR CHOICE. OUTLINE HELL: ORIGIN AND MEANING THE EXISTENCE OF HELL IN THE SACRED SCRIPTURES HOW MUST THESE IMAGES OF HELL IN THE NEW TESTAMENT BE INTERPRETED? A CALL TO RESPONSIBILITY AND CONVERSION: OTHER POINTS OF THE CATECHISM OF THE CATHOLIC CHURCH REGARDING HELL:   In…

OUR LORD JESUS IN THE HOLY EUCHARIST: SOURCE OF HAPPINESS AND HOLINESS


OUR LORD JESUS IN THE HOLY EUCHARIST: SOURCE OF HAPPINESS AND HOLINESS A beautiful and profound quote from St. John Paull II which is worthwhile considering in our personal meditation so as to improve in our love for Jesus, really, truly and substantially present in the Most Holy Eucharist. “Each time we are reunited in…

SOLEMNITY OF JESUS CHRIST, KING AND LORD OF THE UNIVERSE (Year C).


SOLEMNITY OF JESUS CHRIST, KING AND LORD OF THE UNIVERSE (Year C) “How worthy is the Lamb who was slain, to receive power and divinity, and wisdom and strength and honor. To him belong glory and authority for ever and ever.” Words of the Entrance Antiphon which the entire Church prays today as we celebrate…

FIGHT IDLENESS AND LAZINESS! ST. FAUSTINA, THE DEVIL AND LAZINESS.


FIGHT IDLENESS AND LAZINESS! ST. FAUSTINA, THE DEVIL AND LAZINESS. Dear brethren in Christ, sloth or laziness is one of the capital sins which we have to avoid together with idleness for from them arise many temptations and sins: disordered curiosity, impure thoughts, glances and actions, theft, egoism, lukewarmness…etc. The enemy rounds about in ruin…

Churches in Seville: IGLESIA DE SANTA MARÍA LA BLANCA.


IGLESIA DE SANTA MARÍA LA BLANCA The Church of Santa María la Blanca in Seville, Andalusia, Spain, also called the Church of Holy Mary of the Snows. It used to be a synagogue built in the thirteenth century. There was an important Jewish community in the city center, which is the reason why a part…