Tag Archives: The Cross

Reflections on the Cross with St Thérèse of Lisieux

“How I thirst for Heaven—that blessed habitation where our love for Jesus will have no limit! But to get there we must suffer… we must weep… Well, I wish to suffer all that shall please my Beloved.” “Jesus offers you … Continue reading

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Padre Pio, the Living Portrait of Christ Crucified 

by Fr. François-Marie Chautard on St. Padre Pio, the only stigmatized priest One of Padre Pio’s missions was to “make the cross of Jesus Christ visible”. Christ took on the human form in order to make the invisible visible. This … Continue reading

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Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Tuesday, September 14 The Exaltation of the Holy Cross – Feast Roman Ordinary calendar Book of Numbers 21,4b-9. With their patience worn out by the journey, the people complained against God and Moses, “Why have you brought us up from Egypt to die in … Continue reading

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Hoping Against All Hope With Mary At The Foot Of The Cross

The Virgin Mary’s hope at the foot of the Cross is a determining factor of her maternal calling. By being united with her Divine Son as He suffered and died on the Cross: The Church teaches: “In this singular way … Continue reading

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A Little Lenten Reminder

(from THE REMNANT) No matter what happens in Rome, with our most unfortunate Pope. No matter what the gods of the so-called New World Order have in store for us. Christ crucified is all that really matters for the forty days of … Continue reading

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The Nail and the Screw

The Master always insisted that we must learn by ourselves – teach ourselves — rather than depend on other people’s authority. This had its limits, of course, as when a bright young fellow was convinced he ought to try drugs as a means … Continue reading

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