Thy Will Be Done . . . Broken Yet Whole

After my retreat last May led me to hours of Christian music listening, I've heard various songs by Christian artist that I have no clue who they are, but I like the song. Recently, Hillary Scott's single "Thy Will" stood out amid the feel good pop Christian music. I recognized a certain authenticity and grittiness … Continue reading Thy Will Be Done . . . Broken Yet Whole

Happy Feast Day of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary!

  Prayer - Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Almighty and everlasting God, You have taken up body and soul into the heavenly glory the Immaculate Virgin Mary, Mother of Your Son: Grant, we beseech You, that, ever intent upon heavenly things, we may be worthy to be partakers of her glory. Through Jesus Christ … Continue reading Happy Feast Day of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary!

St. John Vianney, Pray for Our Priests

My friend and I recently finished praying the Novena to St. John Vianney, patron saint of priests and seminarians. From his childhood during the French Revolution France, which forced he and other Catholics to worship in hiding, or deserting the Napoleonic army, to his academic difficulties in seminary, St. John Vianney exemplifies patient perseverance. Known as … Continue reading St. John Vianney, Pray for Our Priests