Care about what other people think…

Care about what other people think, and you will always be their prisoner. WISDOM OF THE DAY | Nov 16, 2017 via Care about what other people think, and you will always be their prisoner. Image: adapted from a clip from the Movie: My Rainy Days (天使の恋 Tenshi no Koi) Director: Yuri Kanchiku Actors: Nozomi Sasaki [...]

Manifestation of Christ June 19, 2017

Manifestation of Christ Posted by Franciscan Media on Jun 19, 2017 6:00:00 AM Lord God, through the preaching and ministry of John the Baptist, you manifested your Son to the world in the waters of the Jordan River. Prepare our hearts for the coming of Christ so that we may trust in him as the [...]

From Sadness to Joy

Lord, in good times and bad, draw me closer to you. Let me trust in you to turn my mourning into joy and gladness. "Melanie Rigney uses stories of the saints, our sisters in faith, to help readers grow in their spiritual lives. Some of these saints are familiar—Teresa of Avila, Catherine of Siena, Bernadette [...]

Life is not Fair

Mourning can be sharp and deep when we are teenagers: the loss of a first love, perhaps, or the disappointment of not being accepted by the college we want or not getting the summer job for which we know we are perfect. On the cusp of adulthood, we learn anew one of the hardest lessons [...]