As a convert to Catholicism, I must admit that Saint Jude was not a saint I had called on for intercession in the past. Sure, I had heard references to St. Jude as someone who could help with “impossible causes,” but prior to my becoming Catholic, I had little experience with saints other than my lifelong odd relationship with St. Michael the Archangel and a growing awareness of my guardian angel. But even more so, who thought the opportunity to meet St. Jude would be at the Texas DPS?
What do you do if you stumble across St. Michael’s Lent and realize that the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on August 15th has passed? Don’t worry. It’s never too late to begin the devotion. I can’t count how many times I’ve encountered a novena or some other prayer and realized I was behind. […]
Spiritual renewal with St. Michael’s Lent is tapping our shoulders when we approach fall and spiritual discernment. Let’s face it, moments of spiritual discernment accompanies the Church calendar. How will we respond? Given the onslaught of the modern world, I’m sure most of us willingly seek spiritual renewal. However, with all the many saints and […]
Journaling with Jesus has a number of benefits, and in this article, I’ll show you how utilizing my latest Holy Hour journal can enhance your spiritual journey. One powerful devotion that has grown in popularity over the last 100 years is the Devotion to the Divine Child Jesus. Through the centuries, apparitions of the young […]