Our Paradise Squandered -The Sin of Adam In 1906 father William Doyle, an Irish Jesuit went on his yearly ignition retreat. When he had finished. He wrote this in his diary dated, the 25th of November  “In a few, very few years, my name will be forgotten. What would people think of me if they…

I am destined for God

Walk through an actual meditation inspired by St Ignatius Loyola To prepare for meditation and mental prayer begin the previous evening by choosing your meditation. And the predominant fault you will be addressing or the virtue you wish to aquire.  After rising prepare the place for meditation by lighting a candle:    seting up your…

Can Mental Prayer Heal Anxiety?

Meditation for Anxiety  The Catholic Morning beginning with Meditation and Mental prayer promises to slowly heal Anxiety. I’m talking about the type of Anxiety that cripples.  The type that sometimes makes it seems our life is not worth living. To be anxiety-free about the uncertainties of life is possible through meditation and mental prayer.  Worrying…

The Trial of St. Joseph

Read Matt: 1, 18-25  Consider firstly that St Joseph was so Holy and so pleasing to God as to merit to be the spouse of the Mother of God and the protector of the Child Jesus. In his betrothal to Mary, he never imagined that he would face such bitter sorrows. God’s wisdom hid from…