Let Us Enter Into These Most Sacred Mysteries!

I have been reading a beautiful book on the Liturgy recently: For the Life of the World, by Alexander Schmemann.  This Eastern Orthodox priest and theologian cuts to the heart of the sacred drama unfolding in each liturgy. In the sacred liturgy we become participants in the Heavenly Kingdom; Sons in the Son; Partakers in […]

Immaculate Heart of Mary

Mary’s Wounded Heart

I wonder what Mary’s heart looked like. The mother of our Savior must have had a heart that was hideously scarred from loving so much. Time and time again Mary chose to love when it was hardest. While everyone hid in fear on Good Friday she stood at the foot of the cross. Instead of staying […]

Everyone Has a Valentine – a Love – Today!

And the Lord your God will circumcise your heart and the heart of your offspring, so that you will love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul, that you may live. (Deuteronomy 30:6) Today is a day to bask in love, and you don’t need a boyfriend, or girlfriend, […]