Gospel MK 3:7-12 Jesus withdrew toward the sea with his disciples. A large number of people followed from Galilee and from Judea. Hearing what he was doing, a large number of people came to him also...
O Jesus, let me see the connection between my sins and your Calvary. Let me not weep for you apart from me, but for you on account of me. Let me see that if I had been less proud, the crown of thorns would have been less piercing; that if I had been less selfish, the cross would have been less heavy; that if I had been less sinful, the road to Calvary would have been shorter. Give me the grace to weep for my sins [...] - Ven. Fulton Sheen
The Value of Womanhood
“To a great extent the level of any civilization is the level of its womanhood. When a man loves a woman, he has to become worthy of her. The higher her virtue, the more her character, the mo…
The Sign of the Cross
Dedicated to the Holy Cross of our Lord Jesus Christ. In Cruce Salus. -=:†:=- I was baptised on the feast of St John Joseph of the Cross in the Church of the Holy Cross, with my patroness being St...
Characters of the Passion: Lessons on Faith and Trust - Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen
By Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen This inspiring book by one of Christianity's most prolific authors brings to life many of those who played important roles in the "Eternal Drama of the Cross." This "journey" to Calvary dramatically introduces the reader to a deep and personal knowledge of faith.
Catholic Quote of the Day -- from Venerable Fulton J. Sheen — Integrated Catholic Life™
“Lenten practices of giving up pleasures are good reminders that the purpose of life is not pleasure. The purpose of life is to attain to perfect life, all truth and undying ecstatic love—which is the definition of God. In pursuing that goal we find happiness. Pleasure is not the purpose of anything; pleasure is a by-product resulting from doing something [...]