Category Archives: Faith Reflections

Catholic but Mentally Ill

Originally at: http://www.catholiclane.com/catholic-but-mentally-ill/ by Anthony Schefter I have another reason to count my blessings these days: My sleep rhythms have settled down. I can consistently sleep 9 hours a night and arise refreshed in the morning. Sounds like a pretty small triumph, … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Reflections | Leave a comment

A must read Mother’s day reflection

http://momastery.com/blog/2015/05/06/the-most-important-thing/

Posted in Faith Reflections | Leave a comment

St. Philip Neri and Joy

http://hancaquam.blogspot.com/2015/04/philip-neri-virtue-of-joy-nds-talks.html

Posted in Faith Reflections | Leave a comment

How Christianity invented children

Originally at: http://theweek.com/articles/551027/how-christianity-invented-children by Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry We have forgotten just how deep a cultural revolution Christianity wrought. In fact, we forget about it precisely because of how deep it was: There are many ideas that we simply take for granted as natural … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Reflections, Miscellaneous | Leave a comment

Saint Catherine of Siena

Originally at: http://w2.vatican.va/content/benedict-xvi/en/audiences/2010/documents/hf_ben-xvi_aud_20101124.html BENEDICT XVI GENERAL AUDIENCE Paul VI Hall Wednesday, 24 November 2010 Dear Brothers and Sisters, Today I would like to talk to you about a woman who played an eminent role in the history of the Church: St … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Reflections | Leave a comment

An astounding mother and family…

https://kissesfromthecross.wordpress.com/2015/03/30/hard/

Posted in Faith Reflections | Leave a comment

Descending into Hell

This Holy Saturday reading on the descent of the Lord Jesus into Hell is used in the Roman Church’s Office of Readings for Holy Saturday, with the accompanying biblical reading of Hebrews 4:1-13.  The “harrowing of hell” and the rescue … Continue reading

Posted in Faith Reflections | Leave a comment