Lent, Stations of the Cross

Why Pray the Stations of the Cross?

 Re-posting this today  as the stations are a beautiful invitation to walk with Christ ..and one that in true Jesuit imagining I invite you to consider. If you possibly can,  make time today to pray the stations as a community. This past week as I accompanied my 4th grade students, from this past summer, for the Stations… Continue reading Why Pray the Stations of the Cross?

Examen, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisting: Poetic Examen-ation

This is a day that was long awaited, A time dreamt of and indeed anticipated, With months albeit years of preparation, And a myriad of readings and connotations. Today, I awoke knowing that there was nowhere I had to be. There was truly no post to edit, Or theologian I needed to credit, An argument… Continue reading Worth Revisting: Poetic Examen-ation

Conversion, Stations of the Cross

A Belated Thank You :Thief on the Cross

In reading the passages from Luke today on the way of the cross and crucifixion of Jesus, (Lk 23: 26-49) I was struck with gratitude for the thief on the cross beside Christ. Mocked, insulted and shamed- Jesus endured not only the painful, sorrowful physical pain of the cross but rejection of the people that… Continue reading A Belated Thank You :Thief on the Cross

Marian Devotion, Worth Revisiting

Worth Revisiting:Mid Retreat-Consecration to Mary

Co-blogging my reflections with Cristina at Filling My Prayer Closet on 33 Days to Morning Glory by Fr. Michael E. Gaitley, MIC in preparation for Marian Consecration. Familiar with Louis de Montfort’s treatise on Mary, I have thoroughly enjoyed Gaitley’s use of modern saint stories that bear vivid witness to lives devoted to Marian consecration.… Continue reading Worth Revisiting:Mid Retreat-Consecration to Mary

Lent, Podcasts

An Engaging Faith: Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle

You are invited to join me this week for An Engaging Faith on Breadbox Media daily at 4pm EST Breaking into your ordinary with the extraordinary ...   Over the next few weeks, as part of this blog, I will be highlighting a guest from An Engaging Faith. If you have missed any of these… Continue reading An Engaging Faith: Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle