Advent Prayer in Waiting

Advent is upon my soul. Divine gift of season, I listen for the cry of a First Born Son, Begotten before Time begun, And enfleshed in the Virgin’s womb. I come to her, Who is the Ark, Your Mercy Seat. Kneeling beside her, In these pregnant moments, I lay my head upon her lap. Her … Continue reading

St.Bernadette’s Thanksgiving

Via /catholic exchange St.Bernadette looked at her life in simple thanksgiving for everything. Her testament is an exceptional statement of gratitude. In her words: For the poverty in which my mother and father lived, for the failure of the mill, all the hard times, for the awful sheep, for constant tiredness, thank you, my God! … Continue reading

Lifetime’s The Sisterhood: Becoming Nuns — TV Review – Flavorwire

“It’s an unfathomable sacrifice to most, this dedication of your entire life to the church, and that’s what makes The Sisterhood both a fascinating watch and an illuminating amateur sociology project. As a docuseries, it succeeds because it wants to shed light on the subjects, not exploit them.” via Lifetime’s The Sisterhood: Becoming Nuns — … Continue reading